Amer Sports sources a significant proportion of its products from suppliers located throughout Asia and the company is committed to socially responsible sourcing practices. Amer Sports’ global operations encompass business functions from product development to product sourcing, manufacturing and outbound logistics. Reliable, efficient and timely supply chain management and operations are important elements of the Group’s strategy.
The supply chain function is organized under a single global operations function, which includes the integrated and shared platforms of manufacturing, supply chain and sourcing practices. Amer Sports value of production is divided as follows: approximately 25% is in China, 34% elsewhere in Asia Pacific, 26% in EMEA and 15% in the Americas. Amer Sports manufactures approximately 24% of its products itself and approximately 13% is produced by partially outsourced vendors. Of Amer Sports total production value, approximately 63% is outsourced.