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dc.contributor.advisor Sugathadasa R
dc.contributor.author Samarakoon SPAVS
dc.date.accessioned 2019
dc.date.available 2019
dc.date.issued 2019
dc.identifier.uri http://dl.lib.mrt.ac.lk/handle/123/15849
dc.description.abstract Sri Lanka is the number one exporter of Cinnamon in the world. The purpose of this research is to identify the Supply Chain Risk factors in Cinnamon Export industry and find the strategies to mitigate those issues. The unstructured interviews were carried out and a questioner was distributed among those who are involved in the industry to gather data to identify the supply chain structure and to identify the major risk factors in the industry. This research is mainly based on identification of the supply chain risk factors in Cinnamon Export Industry of Sri Lanka. Risk assessment is an important process in any industry. This study used the risk matrix, which is one of the most commonly used risk assessment methods in risk management studies, to assess the risk factors and it is a semi quantitative method. Nineteen potential risks are assessed in this study. These risk factors are categorized under six topics. Finally, the mitigation strategies for major risk factors are discussed in this research. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT-Dissertations en_US
dc.subject SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT-Dissertations en_US
dc.subject EXPORTS-Cinnamon en_US
dc.subject CINNAMON INDUSTRY-Risk Studies en_US
dc.subject RISK STUDIES-Assessment en_US
dc.subject SPICES-Sri Lanka en_US
dc.title Identifying the supply chain risk factors in cinnamon export industry en_US
dc.type Thesis-Abstract en_US
dc.identifier.faculty Engineering en_US
dc.identifier.degree MBA in Supply Chain Management en_US
dc.identifier.department Department of Transport and Logistics Management en_US
dc.date.accept 2019
dc.identifier.accno TH4067 en_US


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