Sourcing in China

Strategies, Methods and Experiences

by G. Nassimbeni, M. Sartor

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.

  • Palgrave Macmillan UK; June 2006
  • ISBN: 9780230625525
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  • Title: Sourcing in China
  • Author: G. Nassimbeni; M. Sartor
  • Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan

About The Author

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.