News analysis

S'pore companies should get ready for post-pandemic supply chains

Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

A broad overhaul of global supply chains is gradually picking up pace, with the focus now shifting from cutting costs to building resilience against unforeseen shocks like the coronavirus pandemic.

Companies in Singapore that are directly or indirectly involved in the supply chains of large corporations should start to invest now in building resilience in their own supply channels to be compatible with the changes.

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Follow ST on LinkedIn and stay updated on the latest career news, insights and more.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 13, 2021, with the headline S'pore companies should get ready for post-pandemic supply chains. Subscribe