368-0303-00L  Asia Study Trip

SemesterHerbstsemester 2018
DozierendeS. Wagner
Periodizitätjährlich wiederkehrende Veranstaltung
KommentarOnly for MBA in Supply Chain Management.


368-0303-00 GAsia Study Trip135s Std.S. Wagner


KurzbeschreibungStudy trip to China and Japan led by the president of the Swiss-Chinese chamber of Commerce and in partnership with Tongji and Keio Universities. Visits to both supply chain champions like Toyota, as well as the Asia subsidiaries of Swiss companies like Schindler and Hilti will compare and contrast practical aspects of business development and management.
LernzielPersonally visit the business environment and companies of key markets in Asia (China’s Shanghai region and Japan). Develop a first hand grasp of the cultural context and its historical economic development in order to prepare to do business in these parts of Asia. After having visited China, participants will be able to describe the main challenges to doing business there, quantify its wealth gap, be able to outline the procedures for setting up a new business, define the industries in which China is a main producer or supplier, explain the foreign trade structure and most important sourcing clusters, arbitrage cost factors in the Chinese market while managing the risk of those suppliers. After visiting Japan, participants will be able to describe the main challenges of doing business there, illustrate cultural traitss with experienced behavioral sequences, and solve a case for a German company considering entering that market.


Information zur Leistungskontrolle (gültig bis die Lerneinheit neu gelesen wird)
Leistungskontrolle als Semesterkurs
ECTS Kreditpunkte5 KP
PrüfendeS. Wagner
Formbenotete Semesterleistung
RepetitionRepetition ohne erneute Belegung der Lerneinheit möglich.


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VorrangDie Belegung der Lerneinheit ist nur durch die primäre Zielgruppe möglich
Primäre ZielgruppeMBA ETH in Supply Chain Management (368000)

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