|2010 New England Supply Chain Conference and Exhibition - Savo Djukic
Sourcing in Eastern Europe
Savo Djukic, Owner/Director at Oblo LLC, London, United Kingdom
Savo will review:
A brief description of the area,
A comparison of countries within Eastern Europe, and what each one specializes
in (and which ones to avoid!)
What are Eastern Europes niche commodities: including, but not limited to:
o Raw Materials,
Some of the pros & cons of sourcing in that area,
Some of the tips and tricks to successfully source in this area,
A comparison of Eastern Europe, with India/China/South America, etc,
An approximate range of labor costs in the area, as well as legal costs,
office costs, etc.
The latest trends (is outsourcing growing at a fast rate in this area, or
What big companies are already sourcing over there?
What is the forecast for future outsourcing in this region?