This order is essay around 2000 words bace on this topic “The stage theories of internationalization reflect a rationale of gradually reducing the risks of internationalization”. Why is this statement formed, and do you agree with this statement? What are the risks that firms aim to mitigate when internationalizing their business and how the different internationalization stages help firms to minimize these risks? for this order the essay must cover two areas 1- Describe Global operations, logistics functions and the environmental consequences in a strategic and operational context. 2- Recognise organisational structures, processes and theories used in operations management areas such as international supply chains, value chain analysis, quality, and distribution systems.