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
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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