Blockchain Technology for Supply Chain Management


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Tunaboylu B., Zaim S., Dursun T., Hasekioğlu O., Birinci F., Alptekin B., ...More

in: Industrial Engineering in the Internet-of-Things World, Lecture Notes in Management and Industrial Engineering,, F Çalışır, Editor, Springer Nature, Zürich, pp.203-217, 2022

  • Publication Type: Book Chapter / Chapter Research Book
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
  • City: Zürich
  • Page Numbers: pp.203-217
  • Editors: F Çalışır, Editor
  • Marmara University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Blockchain technology offers important opportunities for the supply chain

management. This paper aims to overviewthe employment of blockchain technology

in the field of the supply chain. Although the technology has been widely associated

with cryptocurrencies, non-financial applications such as supply chain, power, and

food industry are also promising. Blockchain can provide a permanent, shareable,

auditable record of products through their supply chain, which improves product

traceability, authenticity, and legality in a more cost-effective way. In this chapter,

the potential improvement expectations via blockchain technology for the case of

agribusinesswere discussed. The proposed case for automotivemanufacturing-micro

factory with blockchain technology was also introduced.