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Chapter 2 The Evolution of Competition in the Automotive Industry 1

  title={Chapter 2 The Evolution of Competition in the Automotive Industry 1},
  author={Matthias Holweg},
At the dawn of the second automotive century it is apparent that the competitive realm of the automotive industry is shifting away from traditional classifications based on firms’ production systems or geographical homes. Companies across the regional and volume spectrum have adopted a portfolio of manufacturing concepts derived from both mass and lean production paradigms, and the recent wave of consolidation means that regional comparisons can no longer be made without considering the… Expand

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