Supply chain management in the chemicals industry
Key challenges and how Deloitte can support
Employing more than 20 million people and with annual sales of almost $5 trillion, the world’s chemicals industry represents one of the largest interacting industries globally, delivering materials and substances to sectors such as agriculture, automotive, construction, and nutrition.
The chemicals market is currently undergoing transformation, so companies need to adapt their businesses, operating models and processes. Chemicals supply chain management will face new challenges as a result, but also new opportunities.
It is therefore critical to understand key developments in the chemicals market and the resulting impact for the individual supply chain. Only then will companies have the proper preparation to face these challenges and seize the opportunity to create long-term competitive advantage.
Competitive factor and differentiator — Supply chain management in the chemicals industry
Deloitte expert Dr. Wolfgang Falter, Global Chemicals & Specialty Materials Sector Lead, speaks about why Supply Chain Management becomes an increasingly competitive factor and differentiator.
Beyond its fulfillment function — Supply chain management in the chemicals industry
See what Deloitte expert Dr. Götz Wehberg, Chemicals & Specialty Materials Lead Consulting, says about how Supply Chain Management can contribute to the chemical business beyond its fulfillment function.
Exceed customer expectations - Supply chain management in the chemicals industry
Find out what our Deloitte expert Tim Berger, Senior Manager, recommends chemical companies in order to exceed customer expectations.
Succeed on local markets — Supply chain management in the chemicals industry
Deloitte expert Michael Petry, Senior Manager, speaks about how to succeed on local markets and how to avoid disadvantages compared to local players.
Generate Value - Supply chain management in the chemicals industry
How to generate value from the supply chain instead of only reacting to market requirements? Find out what our Deloitte expert Michael Mertens, Manager, recommends.