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April 2009
Trailer / Body Builders;Apr2009, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p31
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The article focuses on the statement by Moh Hayatou of MHS Partners that truck equipment distributors and manufacturers should use the recessionary period to assess their operations, adjust and adapt. Hayatou discussed the impact of technology innovation, shortage of qualified labor and consolidation on the industry. He also mentioned the key trends affecting the industry in terms of evaluating future opportunities and threats which include globalization and standardization.


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