Chris Brown is Supply Chain Manager at global EMS provider EC Electronics. At EC Electronics, we’ve been sourcing overseas for over 10 years, meaning our supply chain is well-established. We work with an approved supplier list, and we visit and audit all our supplier’s facilities before selecting them to ensure our high-quality standards are upheld.

The Future of Global Electronics Supply Chains

The complexity of global supply chains depends largely on what and how much you’re sourcing. With some materials — like paper — you’ll find a suitable supplier almost anywhere in the world. However, in the electronics industry, things are not so straightforward. Multiple commodities from multiple suppliers across various geographic locations mean global electronics supply…