Zeng, Amy Z
BASF-YPC and YPC
This project studies and compares the procurement and supplier management methods of two petrochemical companies in China, BASF-YPC and YPC. To help understand the practices of these companies, literature was searched to identify relevant best practices in the areas of purchasing strategies, supplier selection, and supplier performance evaluation. The practices of the companies were compared with each other, and with the identified best practices, from which some areas for improvement were identified, and possible suggestions were offered to the companies.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Major Qualifying Project
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