BYLINE: John Pattullo
CEVA believes that the most important issues for managing supply chains in 2008 will be the slowdown of the economy and the need to reduce inventories due to the credit crisis.
According to Pierre Girardin, our group director of strategy and contract logistics business development, the slowdown of the North American and European economies will affect volumes of shipments between Asia and those continents, as well as the activity within Europe and North America. "We do not expect a reduction of volume but the growth could be slower than previous years. This would especially affect …