Global supply chains still ‘unpredictable’, but improving
Sheri Lewis of Avantor, a US chemicals and materials company which has just opened a specialised distribution centre in Dublin, sees lead times shortening and costs coming down, ‘but it’s still quite fragile’
Global supply chains remain “fragile” despite an improvement in lead times and a reduction in shipping costs, the head of logistics for a global life sciences company has said.
Sheri Lewis, executive vice president for global supply chain at Avantor, a US chemicals and materials company, described supply chains as “unpredictable” over the last two years due to the pandemic but said the situation was slowly improving.
“Transportation lanes are opening up and costs are ...