In this second of our three-part series, we examine how some of our industries have fared during the recent COVID-19 period. This includes a reflection on what sectors have responded well and what lessons we can take from their experiences.
- There is demand uncertainty, both within and across industry sectors, highlighting the need for scenario planning and the capability to respond
- Industries with high rigid cost bases have struggled to adapt to the fluctuation of the market
- There have been significant industry and supply chain adaptations – businesses need to consider their supply chain operating models, both in the short and long-term
- Online retail is thriving, and there a glimpses of opportunity for the Australian manufacturing industry
Or read the entire COVID-19 Supply Chain Navigation Series - Articles #1-3