There are a number of platforms which help you manage your supply chain (see: The ExportersAlmanac - Supply Chain Solutions). Depending on your circumstances they can help to significantly reduce the costs of managing your supply chain – and make it much more efficient.
A development to bear in mind is the impact that the deployment of blockchain technology will have on the management of supply chain documentation. Expect to see a major section in the next edition of this Guide on the benefits that blockchain will bring to supply chain management. In the meantime, just some of the benefits can be summarised as follows: