Ch 9: International Production & Logistics

About This Chapter

Boost your grades or enhance your preparations for a test covering international production and logistics with help from this entertaining chapter. Engaging lessons can strengthen your comprehension and short quizzes can test your understanding in a short period of time.

International Production & Logistics - Chapter Summary

This chapter offers an entertaining overview of international production and logistics you can use to better understand manufacturing businesses, different types of production facilities and more. Feel confident in your knowledge of these topics by reviewing fun lessons created by top instructors and taking the accompanying multiple-choice quizzes. If you develop questions while reviewing the lessons, don't hesitate to submit them to our subject-matter experts via the Dashboard. When you're ready, check your overall comprehension of this chapter by taking the chapter exam. Taking advantage of these resources will enable you to:

  • Define and provide examples of a manufacturing business
  • Share the definition of international logistics
  • List and discuss three factors that impact the process of choosing a production location in international retailing
  • Differentiate between centralized and decentralized production facilities in international retailing
  • Explain the role of foreign subsidies in production for international business
  • Give the definition of make-or-buy decisions in international retailing
  • Describe the impact relevant costs have on make-or-buy decisions

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