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Best Practices in Managing Regional Trade Agreements Can Mitigate Potential Changes to NAFTA

Published: 28 February 2017

ID: G00325093

Analyst(s): William McNeill


With potential policy changes regarding trade agreements top of mind, businesses are evaluating how they may impact supply chain operations. Chief supply chain officers can use this research to help guide their actions.

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  • Key Challenges



  • Update Your Company's Trade Compliance Risk Assessment
  • Use Global Trade Management Software to Manage and Analyze Your RTAs
  • Invest in Your GTM Team, and Evaluate Whether a Trade Consultant or Service Provider Should Help With Your Overall Network Analysis

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