The Intersection of X-Shoring and Logistics

May 01, 2024

Nearshoring and reshoring trends are inspiring supply management organizations to modify transportation networks to save on shipping costs and shorten lead times.

By Sue Doerfler

X-shoring — whether nearshoring, reshoring, onshoring or alt-shoring — is here to stay, statistics say. With supply chain organizations’ growing focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) standards and concern about carbon emissions, being closer to customers through X-shoring makes even more sense.


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