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Australia’s supply chains should never look the same again

The Australian Consumer and Competition Commission released a worrying report into the state of the world’s global ports and supply-chain networks – and the impact this is having on Australia – in November. It painted an accurate picture: our supply chains – for long years rigid, brittle, and elongated – failed in the face of the pandemic, exposing vulnerabilities that had existed without any incentive to fix them. Until now.  Pre-Covid, consumers were enjoying a plethora of choic