Logistics Management, Transportation and Import-Export Operations Training in China

Program Date

19 Aug 25 Aug 2024

Program Location

Guangzhou, China

Program Venue

Rosedale Hotel & Suites

Registration & Payment Deadline

20 Jun 2024

Program Overview

Successful organizations recognize the importance of seamless logistical arrangements, as well-organized logistics system is a key to meeting the customer demand levels and outperforming rivals. Logistics proves to be an essential determinant of supply chain quality, contributing to overall business value creation while reducing costs and improving operational efficiency.

Designing an effective system of Logistics is a complex process. Professionals working in this field have to meet the customer demand, control the inventory levels, manage the shipments, implement cost reduction strategies and align with overall organizational strategy and objectives. Logistics Function serves to facilitate the dissemination of personnel, materiel, service, information and capital flows.

Logistics Management, Transportation and Import-Export Operations Workshop in Guangzhou, China has been designed to equip its attendees with detailed knowledge and quality comprehension of Logistics Management Strategies, tools, techniques and best practices in order to perform at an exceptional level in ever-changing and highly competitive business environment, yet expanding the scope for career advancement and professional growth. It also provides an in depth coverage of international transportation and export-import operations and documentation requirements.

Target Audience

Logistics Management, Transportation and Import-Export Operations Training in China is the best suit for:

  • Logistics Planners
  • Global Sourcing and Import-Export Specialists
  • Logistics Managers, Supervisors and Officers
  • Professionals in Distribution
  • Quality Managers
  • Auditors
  • Warehouse Managers
  • Senior Managers in the Organizations
  • Business Professionals in Purchasing, Procurement and Stock Control
  • Materials Management Specialists
  • Fleet Managers
  • Customs Professionals.

Program Objectives

Upon the successful completion of this intensive training course, the participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate essential skills, Knowledge and attributes for World Class Logistics and Import-Export Management
  • Remain current with global logistics trends and developments
  • Develop and Implement High Performance Logistics and Import-Export Strategies
  • Reduce Costs and Maximize Profit through deploying constructive Logistics and Import-Export System
  • Analyze Transportation Management Function
  • Measure and Improve the Performance of Logistics Function
  • Apply Inventory Reduction Techniques
  • Comprehend the rules and regulations applied to import-export operations.

Program Contents

Section 1 – Logistics Management & Transportation

First Day

  • Foundations of Supply and Demand Chains
  • Concept of Logistics Management, Its Importance, Scope and Functions
  • Logistics Activities and Total Logistics Costs
  • Globalization and Integration
  • Types of Logistics: Supply, Distribution, Production, Reverse
  • Seamless flow of Manufacturing Operations
  • Cost Reduction, Profit Maximization and Competitive Edge
  • Strategic Planning for Logistics
  • Automation.

Second Day

  • Capacity Planning and Demand Management
  • Order Processing and Procurement
  • Keys to Effective Forecasting
  • Measuring and Improving Forecasting Accuracy
  • Order Management
  • Types of Contracts and Purchase Orders
  • Supplier Management & Quality Assurance
  • Product Characteristics and Life Cycle
  • Supply Chain Segmentation: Product, Demand & Supply, marketing and Combined Segmentation Frameworks.

Third Day

  • Logistics Network Design
  • The role of Distribution Centers and Warehouses
  • Cost Relationships
  • Logistics option Analysis
  • Aligning Logistics Strategy and Business Strategy
  • Logistics Organizational Structures
  • Integration and Payment Schemes
  • Multichannel Fulfillment.

Fourth Day

  • Inventory Management
  • Establishing the levels of Inventory
  • Supplier Managed and Consignment Inventory
  • Just in time inventory management
  • ABC Analysis
  • Effectiveness measures for inventory management
  • Warehouse Operations Management
  • Warehouse functions, systems and layout
  • Inventory accuracy
  • Cycle Counting
  • Bar Code Systems
  • Radio Frequency Identification Systems
  • Warehousing Productivity.

Fifth Day

  • Transportation Operations
  • Applying Incoterms
  • Ocean Carriers Selection
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Truck Delivery Operations
  • Consolidation
  • Transportation Performance.
Section 2 – Managing Import-Export Logistics Operations

Sixth Day

  • Import-Export Documentation Requirements
  • Regulations and Legislations
  • Timelines for Document Completion
  • Import/Export Declaration Forms
  • Permits
  • Custom Clearance & Requirements
  • Cargo Clearance Screening
  • Data Entry and Database Systems
  • Collating and Checking Documentation
  • Letter of Credit and Certificate of Origin
  • Dangerous Goods Documentation.

Seventh Day

  • Packages and unit Loads
  • Perishable Products
  • Fragile and High Value Goods
  • Types of transportation
  • Types of Freight
  • Export Logistics
  • Classes of Dangerous Goods
  • Marine Orders
  • International Maritime Dangerous goods codes
  • Road and Rail Transport Codes
  • Transport License Requirements
  • Export Quarantine Requirements
  • Consignment Loads
  • Intermodal and Multimodal Transportation
  • Compatibility of Load
  • Contingency Planning
  • Tracking Procedures
  • Terminal Operating Systems
  • Customer Purchase order
  • Packaging and Labeling
  • Compliance Audit.

Program Methodology

In order to maximize the comprehension and retention of the knowledge acquired, the presenter will apply contemporary adult learning techniques. Along with the formal presentation, the Delegates will be involved in open discussions and group assignments. Topic relevant field visits will be arranged in order to demonstrate the theoretical base discussed throughout the course of the sessions. The participation of the attendees will be highly encouraged, resulting in an interactive process of the workshop.

Program Fee

Payment Options

Fee Covers

  • Visa Assistance (Complimentary)

  • Participant Assessment

  • Airport Pickup

  • Accommodation

  • Wi-Fi

  • Welcome Dinner

  • Breakfast

  • Workshop Kit

  • Program Materials

  • Program Experts

  • Practical Activities

  • Lunch

  • Refreshments

  • Interactive workshop

  • City Map & Direction

  • Risalat T-shirt

  • Field Visit

  • Program Certificate

  • Entertaining Tour

  • Program Report