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Supply Chain Brief: India Launches GST, Enabling Nationally Optimized Supply Networks

Published: 12 July 2017

ID: G00337537

Analyst(s): Kamala Raman , Laurel Lippay


India launched an integrated GST framework 1 July 2017 that has the ability to transform Indian supply chains. This research will help supply chain leaders with India operations review their plans for a nationally optimized footprint and uncover opportunities to create competitive differentiation.

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What You Need to Know


  • Plan for a Nationally Optimized Footprint While Evaluating the Potential Supply Chain Risks
    • A Nascent but Transformative Tax Policy Will Bring Initial Uncertainty
    • Adapting the Sourcing and Procurement Strategy Can Take Advantage of Tax Policy Opportunities
    • The Ability to Successfully Manage Change Can Become a Competitive Differentiator

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