How The Moon helped to free the Ever Given Ship in the Suez Canal and lessons learned

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Yes! the full moon was magic! to the team working on the Ever Given Ship stuck seven days ago on the Suez Canal, creating Havoc all around the world due to a disruption in the global supply chain. How? Well the moon has a direct effect on the ocean tides. A full moon influenced the ocean waters and the tide rose helping float the 400-meter ship and finally getting it free. That’s as poetic as it gets!

Now that we can reflect on the incident and the crisis, there are a few lessons learned.

For the Supply Chain Professional:

This day the supply chains has being disrupted a lot. Many on the count of natures events. The takeaway here is that risk management of the supply chain is king now. If you have not set up your risk assessment you are doom. Set up all contingencies and then some. Alternate…

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