Gartner Research

Digital Business Further Complicates Trade Compliance Professional's Role

Published: 09 February 2017

ID: G00311281

Analyst(s): William McNeill

Summary

Companies adopting digital business strategies often overlook the impact of trade compliance. Supply chain leaders need to communicate the importance of compliance to their CSCOs to avoid inadvertently exposing their company to serious risks.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Digital business compels supply chain leaders to re-examine their company's trade compliance risk profile
    • Recommendation
  • New digital or hybrid physical-digital products create security, risk and compliance issues for the supply chain leaders
    • Recommendations
  • The intersection of digital business and trade compliance forces supply chain leaders to re-evaluate their skills and training
    • Recommendations

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