TITLE

Even in a topsy-turvy world, just-in-time supply works

AUTHOR(S)
Womackt, James P.; Jones, Daniel T.
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;10/29/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5955, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the impact of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the just-in-time supply of parts and inventories in the United States. Disintegration of value streams by manufacturers; Retention of capital-intensive fabrication steps in high-cost areas; Concept of connectivity cost.
ACCESSION #
5562564

 

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