Supply Chain Teasers

Week 37 Teasers

1. The pricing term ‘w/m’ is more commonly associated with what?

A) Air Freight B) Ocean Freight C) Road Freight or: D) Domestic Transport

The Answer is: B) Ocean Freight


2. What best describes an ad-valorem price?

A) A surcharge on freight B) A percentage of the value of the product C) A fixed price or: D) A Minimum Fee

The Answer is: B) A percentage of the value of the product

The Supply Chain Academy

The Supply Chain Academy provides outstanding business led global supply chain capabilities for business leaders and executives through first class supply chain insight and tuition.

Week 35 Teasers

1. In airfreight a ULD stands for what?
A) Urgent Live Delivery B) Unknown Loading Depot C) Until Loading Date or: D) Unit Load Device

The Answer is:  D) Unit Load Device

2. What size is a Euro-Pallet?
A) 120x100 cm B) 100x100 cm C) 120x80 cm or: D) 100x80cm

The Answer is: C) 120x80cm

Week 32 Teasers

1. The acronym FOB, stands for what?
A) Freight Over Board B) Freight On Board C) Free On Board or: D) Free On Boat

The Answer is:  C) Free on Board

2. The world’s largest container ship can carry a maximum of how many 20ft containers (approximately)?
A) 900, B) 1,900,C) 9,000 or: D) 19,000

The Answer is: D) 19,000


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Find the Academy

Directions: Exit the M25 at Junction 29, taking the A127 towards London. After about 1/2 mile take the slip road exit, sign posted to Upminster & Cranham. Turn left on to Hall Lane and after 1/2 mile, the Supply Chain Academy can be found on the right. Enter via the third gate on the right.


Nearest Rail Station: Upminster

London Underground Station: Upminster


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