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Sourcing in China

Strategies, Methods and Experiences

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 1-32
  3. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 33-57
  4. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 58-71
  5. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 72-86
  6. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 87-111
  7. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 112-127
  8. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 128-145
  9. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 146-160
  10. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 161-163
  11. Guido Nassimbeni, Marco Sartor
    Pages 165-228
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 229-242

About this book

Introduction

This book highlights the inducements, advantages and obstacles faced by enterprises in the development of a sourcing channel in China. A taxonomy of the sourcing typologies is proposed and a normative model is described choice. The book examines the paths leading to an effective sourcing channel and International Purchasing Office in China.

Keywords

bibliography China classification methods purchasing

About the authors

GUIDO NASSIMBENI is Professor of Economics and Business Strategy at the University of Udine, Italy. He co-ordinated the EU project 'International Sourcing Strategies for China' with German and Chinese partners. His research interests include supply chain management, strategic purchasing, lean production and logistics.

MARCO SARTOR is a PhD candidate at the University of Udine, Italy. His studies are related to international sourcing, international manufacturing and firm benchmarking. He has written several papers on these topics that have been published in leading international journals.

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