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Global Supply Chain Disruptions During COVID-19 Health Crisis

Naidu, Suwastika and Patel, Arvind and Pandaram, Atishwar and Chand, Anand (2021) Global Supply Chain Disruptions During COVID-19 Health Crisis. In: Responsible Consumption and Production. Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Springer Nature, Switzerland Cham, TBC. ISBN 978-3319957258

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    Abstract

    The COVID-19 health crisis multiplied as a major economic crisis due to its devastating impact on the business community. Travel restrictions across international borders, implementation of social distancing practices, and lock-downs completely revolutionized the way businesses used to operate in the modern society. The main aim of this book chapter is to examine the global supply chain disruptions during the COVID-19 health crisis. This book chapter argues that most of the impact on the supply chain of the Pacific Island Countries was felt as a result of the declining role of China in providing raw materials for further processing in a timely and reliable manner. To operate successfully in the midst of the crisis, businesses had to design sustainable operating models, such as, 3D Technology Design to meet up to the needs of the customers.

    Item Type: Book Chapter
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
    H Social Sciences > HG Finance
    Divisions: Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE) > School of Management and Public Administration
    Depositing User: Suwastika Naidu
    Date Deposited: 04 Mar 2021 12:52
    Last Modified: 04 Mar 2021 12:52
    URI: http://repository.usp.ac.fj/id/eprint/12641
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