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Update published on the US National Strategy for Global Supply Chain Security

The National Strategy for Global Supply Chain Security, released in January 2012, established the US Government’s policy to strengthen the global supply chain to protect the interests of the United States.

A report has now been published which highlights progress to date and sets out activities that are expected through 2013.

The 'National Strategy for Global Supply Chain Security Implementation Update' covers the following areas:

  • Implementation Accomplishments and Next Steps
  • Understanding Supply Chain Threats and Risks
  • Advancing Cargo and Supply Chain Technology
  • Building Resilient Critical Infrastructures
  • Promoting Necessary Legislation
  • Promoting the Development and Implementation of Supply Chain Standards
  • Improving Commercial Information Analysis and Sharing Capabilities
  • Streamlining Processes and Developing Customized Solutions
  • Continuing Engagement with Stakeholders

Read the report (PDF)

•Date: 6th March 2013 • US •Type: Article • Topic: Terrorism

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