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    I'm stuck on this question from operations and supply chain management, can you please help? Evaluate the production and procurement network in the multi-modal and global transportation system. How would you determine the most cost effective means of transporting Main Landing Gear Assemblies from Tokyo, Japan, to St. Louis, Missouri? Provide an explanation

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    The model deciphers cost based on total costs. This is based on placement if the items, weight of the items, shipping time, type and timing of the shipping, ports if entry and modes if transportation. I would consider all of these. First of all, I would, based on your question that time is not of the essence in this ...

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    This solution of 236 words provides insight into developing and explaining how his determined method is the most cost effective way is the best way to ship landing gear from Tokyo to St. Louis.

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