May 08, 2017 - 1:45pm

Global Supply Chains Explained … in One Graphic


Senior Digital Director

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Boeing Airplane that shows how different parts come from different places to make one plane
Boeing Airplane that shows how different parts come from different places to make one plane

Global supply chains are complicated and critical, with many moving pieces.

The economic security of all businesses is on the line, and breaking down barriers and global borders unleashes the potential for increased competitiveness.

In an effort to simplify the importance of global supply chains, take a look at the graphic above.

Many pieces – from across the United States, Europe, Asia and Australia – with one grand result: a Boeing 787. Get the picture?

Want to learn more about global supply chains? Join us on Wednesday, May 17 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for the Fifth Annual Global Supply Chain Summit.

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Senior Digital Director

Michael is Senior Digital Director at the Chamber of Commerce. Michael also writes frequently on technology, media, and ethics in his weekly column, "The Politic." http://the-politic.com

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