company’s operations relevant to this export expansion 6
Productivity improvements to be gained by this export market expansion project 7
Expansion Strategy 8
Joint-venture/Agency/Sole proprietary 9
FACILITY LOCATION ISSUES 13
An explanation of how three quantitative techniques learned in this unit can be applied in this export market expansion project 14
Country Risk Analysis 14
Quality Management 15
Top Operating Level 17
Japan Australia LNG (MIMI) Pty Ltd is one of the biggest LNG (liquefied natural gas) producer in Australia, which holds a one-sixth equity interest in North West Shelf (NWS) Project, on the North West Shelf offshore of Western Australia and enjoys a big market share in Japan. The company is owned 50 – 50 between Mitsubishi Corporation and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. In the report, we are going to look at the background of Japan and the previous performance of the company. The report will illustrate our expansion strategies in Japan. At last, three strategies that we learnt in this unit will be utilized to maximize our profits and be more competitive.
The level of economic activity and demographics of Japan which is relevant to the expansion
Demographics of Japan
Japan is island base in East Asia. Japan is…
September of the Pacific Coast. Its rainy season in Mexico usually happen from May to September. It sometimes may also extend to October every other year. Rain storms usually arrive in the late afternoon. When there is a rainstorm about to happen, lighting and thunder are seen. June, July, August, September, October are usually the months where hurricane season happens.
Mexico has many natural resources. The most valuable natural resource in Mexico is Petroleum. Each day Mexico pumps around…
I am investigating the implications of the use of carbon compounds as fuels on humans and/or the environment. I am going to investigate three fossil fuels which are Petrol, Diesel and Ethanol.
Petrol is a light fuel oil that is obtained by distilling petroleum and is used in internal combustion engines. Petrol is a fossil fuel which can be known as a natural gas, petrol can also be referred to as propane. Propane is liquefied petroleum gas, its a product of both crude oil and…
Through the implementation of the decree “Heroes del Chaco” by Evo Morales (2006), Petrobras was basically forced to enter a Joint Venture with the Bolivian state-owned gas company YPFB, disadvantaging the Brazilian firm.
As identified by Simon (1976), rationality is bounded and omniscient decision-making is impossible. Companies therefore need to rely on the incomplete and limited information available. When entering the Bolivian market in the 1990s, there had been no signs pointing towards the…
Modern societies throughout the world are dependent on oil and gas. Without these two resources America would have never experienced the Gilded Age that made America the industrial powerhouse that it is today. Not only do these resources supply us with transportation and countless other material items but because of how large the industry is it accounts for tens of thousands of jobs within the three sectors of the industry. Every year oil and gas are becoming rapidly more important.
During the past few years the Canadian government has been providing less and less financial aid within the higher education sector. In order for Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) to make up for the short fall there has been a major focus to build up the earned revenue business with an emphasis on the corporate world both domestically and internationally. At SAIT a tailored program for corporate clients has been a primary selling point. Due to the fact that the earned revenue…
• Use of proper biodiesel blend in the engine approved by many automakers
• Fuel economy and power of biofuel is less
• Currently more costly
• B100 is not use in low temperatures due to converting gel
Natural Gas: natural gas like methane is cleanest burning alternative fuels. It can be used in the form of compressed natural gas (CNG) or liquefied natural gas (LNG). Application of CNG and LPG are automobile and cooking. Dedicated natural gas vehicles are designed to run on natural gas only,…
Main motives to be present in South-East Asia
The Company Shell was created because its founder Mister Zijiker found oil in South-East Asia (Sumatra) in 1883 and since then Shell is active in getting petroleum and natural gas from this region. Due to technological innovations in the industry, the political developments in these countries surrounding Southeast Asia and the arising of Japan as a hotspot for petroleum trade operations led that nowadays Southeast Asia has become the most active area…
The tanker detected in Port Klang Malaysia are chemical or oil product tanker and LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) tanker. The cargo found in Port Klang Malaysia are general cargo vessels and bulk carrier, general cargo carries packed items while bulk carriers carry a product in loose form. Fishing, tug and high-speed craft are also found in Port Klang Malaysia. The other vessel found are sailing, dredging or underwater operations.
Figure 8 shows the distribution of vessels. From the AIS data, the…
Our society needs to take this into consideration and promote ethical responses such as the implementation of an ‘energy descent culture’, the rebuilding of energy production, and local food networks. Countries that dominantly rely on importing oil will be immensely affected sooner and more excessive than countries that export (Foucher, S. 2007). As the price of oil increases it will leave many individuals unable to afford the luxuries that we take for granted today. Numerous amounts of people…