How to Ease the Impact of Port Congestion on Your Supply Chain
The Role of Supply Chain Visibility to Mitigate Port Congestion Risk
Port congestion continues to be the latest bottleneck in a long line of supply chain disruptions. Did you know that even if you know your direct suppliers are mainly domestic — enabling limited exposure to seaports — a staggering 50% of disruptions in supply chains occur below the first tier?
Tobias Larsson, our Head of Supply Chain at Altana, argued in SupplyChainBrain that to mitigate risks at ports, it's crucial to first increase supply chain visibility. You can gain insights into your multi-tier network using a living map of the supply chain, like the Altana Atlas.