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Author Mathis, F. John (Ferdinand John), author

Title Japan Glass Company : forfaiting export receivables / prepared by professor F. John Mathis, Darin Narayana, visiting lecturer, and professor Paul G. Keat
Published [Glendale, AZ] : Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management, [2001]
copyright 2001
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Description 1 online resource (4 pages)
Series International business online (text)
Thunderbird case series
Summary This Case deals with the use of forfaiting in international trade to improve a company's liquidity position and reduce its exposure to payment risk. Japan Glass Company is a large company that supplies products globally, including many developing countries. The company is facing a serious liquidity problem that has been caused largely by a slowing of its accounts receivable collections, specifically from developing countries. The CFO of the company is considering the use of forfaiting as a means of mitigating this risk and improving cash flow for the company
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed July 24, 2014)
Thunderbird case number: A06-01-0009
This edition in English
Subject Forfaiting -- Case studies.
Liquidity (Economics) -- Case studies.
Glass manufacture -- Japan -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Narayana, Darin, author
Keat, Paul G., author
Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management, publisher