REVOLUTION: CONVERGENCE AND THE FUTURE AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLY CHAIN

| February 23, 2017

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A quiet revolution that will change the industry forever. Convergence of automotive The rise of the “mega supplier”Trend Convergence – the super sector technology on four wheels. comes of age Cars are now Today’s average midsize vehicle requires 20 million-plus lines of code. Every supplier becomes critical. Failure at even the smallest tier 4 supplier can stop an assembly line. Suppliers are establishing global manufacturing clusters - around OEM production plants.and high tech.

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