Circular Supply Chain Management and Circular Economy: A conceptual model


  • Mohd Rizaimy Shaharudin Smart Manufacturing Research Institute, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor Malaysia
  • Ahmad Rais Mohamad Mokhtar Faculty of Business and Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Puncak Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Preecha Wararatchai College of Logistics and Supply Chain, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
  • Rafeah Legino Formgiving Research Group, College of Creative Art, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor Malaysia



Circular, Closed-Loop, Open-Loop, Sustainability, Supply Chain


This study develops a circular supply chain management model. The review shows how CSCM promotes green supply chain management and sustainability by extending its sustainable dimension beyond the original producer. Closed-loop and open-loop supply chains are CSCM components. Using contingency theory and transaction cost theory, the CSCM model proposes that product circularity in closed-loop and open-loop supply chains affects a company's circular economy performance. This model explains CSCM's popularity in current literature, which supports the circular economy.


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How to Cite

Shaharudin, M. R., Mohamad Mokhtar, A. R., Wararatchai, P., & Legino, R. (2022). Circular Supply Chain Management and Circular Economy: A conceptual model. Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal, 7(SI7), 31–37.

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