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Table 2 Risks identified through systematic review with their frequency of reporting

From: Pharmaceutical supply chain risk assessment in Iran using analytic hierarchy process (AHP) and simple additive weighting (SAW) methods

Category Risks No. Category Risks No. Category Risks No.
Supply & suppliers issues Supply and supplier issue 6 Supply & suppliers issues Flexibility in product variety 1 Financial issues Tax payable change 3
Partnership with supplier 3 Timely delivery 1 Currency rate 3
Raw material quality 2 Quality management system 1 Financial risks 3
Ordering cycle time 2 Organization & strategies issues Customer services disruption 1 Tariff policies changes 1
Contract & agreements 2 Inventory management 4 Costs related to supply 1
Customization of supplier 2 Operation issues 3 Cash Flow 1
Certificate of good manufacturing practices (GMP) 2 R & D 2 Interest rate 1
Flexibility of supplier 2 Skill of workers 2 Market issues Market 2
Fragmentation 1 Strategy 2 Consumers taste 2
Delivery reliability 1 Planning issues 2 Demand 2
Environmental assessment 1 Information flow 1 Political issues Natural disasters & Terrorism 3
Technology level 1 Visibility on stock 1 Political issues 1
Information systems 1 Organization & process 2 Sanction 1
Good will 1 Mergers and acquisition 1 logistic issues Counterfeit 4
Technology development 1 Time to market 1 Transportation 3
Flexibility in delivering 1 waste management 1 Regulation Regulation 6
Flexible quantities 1 Production cost 1