The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights strategic supply announcements from two U.S. auto makers, Ford Motor and General Motors, for supply of semiconductor devices.
Voices for New Thinking in Automotive Semiconductor Sourcing, Planning and Manufacturing Grow More Vocal
The Supply Chain Matters blog provides a commentary indicating that the voices for new thinking in automotive semiconductor supply sourcing, planning and manufacturing are growing more vocal.
The Supply Chain Matters blog reflects on electric auto maker Tesla’s Q2-2021 financial and supply chain operational performance. Increasingly, as other industry players move more towards electrically powered vehicles, there will likely be a need to alter the industry’s manufacturing and vehicle distribution strategies with consideration for leaner finished vehicles or make to order strategies.
The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights for readers that the tensions surrounding the global semiconductor shortage now involve political tensions for adequate supply of vaccines for Taiwan.
The Supply Chain Matters blog provides a follow-on industry supply commentary focusing on the likely reality that the semiconductor chip shortage is not going away anytime soon.
The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights the occurrence of added disruptions impacting global automotive, COVID-19 vaccine supply and global shipping networks.
The Supply Chain Matters blog provides additional commentary related to the ongoing global shortage of semiconductor components utilized in automotive manufacturing.