Managers who deals with international operations usually finds many risks during various stages. While some risks are common to majority of business there are certain areas where additional challenges comes into play. Globalization factors is favoring several companies into entering the international business spectrum which usually increases the competition.
Certain political issues shape up regulations imposed by governing bodies which affects international business. The country in which the product or service is marketed might be having different political landscape which could affect the business operations. One of the most suitable ways to avoid such risks by doing detailed analysis about the political system in the country in which the product is to be marketed.
Another risk associated with doing business globally is the fluctuations in interest rate exchange rate and wages in the foreign country. Choosing low cost production work sites can reduce the risk of wages in such cases. Separate risk management strategy need to be formed for avoiding foreign exchange related issues.