STUDENT NAME: - ANKIT ANKIT STUDENT ID: - C0721272 ASSIGNMENT:1 CASE STUDY ON Made in Brazil, worn in the Middle East: Exporting Footwear to New Markets (Brazil’s footwear industry) Question1). What advice on documentation requirement would you give a Brazilian footwear company who wants to export its products to Saudi Arabia? Answer) Advice on documentation requirement to Brazilian footwear company: - • Each consignment of imported merchandise must be joined by a certificate of conformity from an approved investigation organization. • All the norms of customs should be met so that the goods are not held in customs of either side of transaction.
Daniel Serrato HISTORY 111 Document and Essay Question assignment 7 1. What motivated and sustained the long-distance commerce of the Silk Roads, Sea Roads, and Sand Roads? Why did the peoples of the Eastern Hemisphere develop long-distance trade more extensively than did those of the Western Hemisphere? One thing that I noticed that motivated the long-distance commerce of the Silk Roads, Sea Roads, and Sand Roads was the fact that the elites were desired luxury items from distant parts of the Eurasian network.
Even though the Moreno Valley World Logistics Center can bring harmful elements to the city, it will positively affect the community by generating jobs, tax revenue, and city growth. The Moreno Valley World Logistics center is such a great opportunity for all of Moreno Valley’s citizens. With facilities on this expansion of land, there is an estimated 20,000 jobs available within the center. The jobs range from pretty basic and minimum paying jobs like packing boxes to a robotics programmer. So yes, although there are some low level jobs about there are also jobs that require a good amount of intellectual knowledge that will pay fair.
It is also very important that the mailing service used is efficient and convenient, using the franking machine is convenient for the post team, therefore this is how letters are sent from Parking and Traffic Control department. When sending internationally it is important to take the price into consideration as the price can often change depending on the weight of the parcel and how far it is going, As Traffic and Parking Control do not send packages this is not something I have had to do, however I would assume that price would be a determining factor for the departments who do send parcels when choosing a courier company, in addition to this the value of the parcel or letter must be accounted for and therefore choosing a courier service that offers a form of insurance might be an important
After its 1869 debut, the Central Pacific’s Altamont Pass route provided the shortest all-land connection from Sacramento to the Bay Area. It remained, nonetheless, a long detour compared with a direct-line route between the two points. From the start, the Central Pacific’s principals recognized its faults and sought alternatives. In the mid-1850s, two businessmen—DeWitt C. Haskins and Doctor D. W. C. Rice—proposed a railway from Marysville south to Knight’s Landing on the Sacramento River.
Summary of the Facts In TurnAround Couriers Inc. v. C.U.P.W. (2012), TurnAround Couriers Inc. is the Applicant, and The Canadian Union of Postal Workers is the Respondent. This case comment refers to a Federal Tribunal’s jurisdictional ability to hear a labour dispute concerning a courier company. TurnAround Couriers Inc. (“TurnAround”) is a Toronto-based “same-day” courier service that was established in 2002 and operated as a for-profit corporation. TurnAround’s primary business transactions included courier delivery by foot, bicycle and subway. Car delivery was also available but was outsourced through a separate company.
Transam Trucking fired Mr. Maddin for abandoning the trailer. Mr. Maddin filed a complaint with OSHA under the whistleblower act of the Surface Transportation Assistance Act. Transam responded to the lawsuit by stating that Mr. Maddin was not being fired for refusing to something unsafe such as dragging a trailer with the brakes on. Transam stated the Mr. Maddin was being fired for abandoning the trailer which is not covered by the whistleblower act of the Surface Transportation Assistance Act. The ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW BOARD, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, ruled in favor or Mr. Maddin.
Yet, with the recent proposed merger between FedEx and TNT Express, currently the third and fourth largest player, its market position may slide to the third in the market, according to the prediction of Reuters. The merger of FedEx and TNT would not only provide them with a greater client reach, but also more capacity for strategic pricing and united marketing effort in the light to make more attractive offerings and build a stronger brand. In addition, as the two have their transportation networks combined, it may prompt an improvement in their efficiency of leveraging distribution channels and hence a save in capital for further development. If that should apply, it would undoubtedly intensify the competition that UPS faces and threatens its market share. 4.2.
Another aspect of Porter’s Five Forces model is the threat of substitution, or how easy it would be for another company to take over the present business by innovating in some way. The threat of substitution is low but still present in the trucking industry. Due to the fact that a large majority of freight moved in the United States is moved by truck, it would be difficult to shift to a different mode of transportation. However, there are still other methods of travel that can be used, for example freight can be moved by airplane or by train within the United States. These alternative modes of transportation tend to be more expensive though, meaning it makes more sense for a company to simply purchase the services of a trucking company.
These suppliers are concentrated in Jakarta and can be purchased from for just-in-time procurement. The number of suppliers of this input is high as these materials can be procured from foreign suppliers as well. The cost of switching to another supplier is low and therefore, suppliers of this degree have little bargaining power. However, businesses in the mattress industry compete on technological superiority.
Introductions International trade refers to a country trade goods and services to another country. International trade open up the world potential market to increase producer sales quantity and increase competition on foreign country. apart from these, international trade will create job opportunity and hence reduced unemployment rate as well as positive balance of payment. however, it might bring negative effects to a country as well, therefore, government play an important role in implementing trade restriction on imported goods in order to prevent imported goods destroy the domestic market or at certain extend, monopolize the market. 94 words A ) Discuss the forms of restriction on international trade.
Here 70% of our business is done with military so in military terms logistics means the organization of moving, housing and supplying troops and equipment’s. No doubt logistics is an important activity as there is a process for doing a work and there must be proper coordination and cooperation. Lack of proper coordination means, high chance of getting errors in work. This case analysis focus on providing the recommendations to the top management to make sure their activities are going smoothly in the market and they can be ahead from their competitors in this competitive world. In easy words, the organization wants to improve their delivery to their customers.
Introduction DHL is one of the leading company worldwide in the logistics industry. DHL is based in more than 220 countries including Singapore, which will be the chosen country to be focused on in this essay. This essay will be looking into the company 's and country 's background, PESTLE analysis and Porter’s five forces. Also, at the end of the essay, recommendations and suggestions will be given based on the PESTLE analysis and Porter’s five forces. DHL is specialized in express delivery, from land, air to sea.