Saturday 25th May 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Finance shortage constrains automotive supply chain growth

The growth of automotive supply chain companies is being constrained by restricted access to finance according to a new report published today by the Smith Institute, commissioned by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders

The next best place to source components

Is the Far East still the best place to source components? It’s the commonly accepted wisdom, but it is now being challenged in the UK by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders

Flaw in the plastic supply chain

The fire at Evonik’s CDT plant in Germany on 31st March might have escaped your notice, but it is causing significant problems for supply chains in the automotive industry

Unipart sells automotive stake

Unipart Group is selling a controlling stake in Unipart Automotive, the car parts supplier, to H2 Equity Partners

Global waves

Motor manufacturers are reeling from the aftermath of the Japan earthquake and its impact on component supply chains worldwide. How damaging are the plant stoppages? And how are supply chains reshaping to mitigate risk? By Nick Allen.