Read our latest digital editions
By Automotive Logistics2008-11-05T00:00:00+00:00
Priority Freight has transported two tons of automotive parts from suppliers in China to an unnamed OEM customer in Spain. The time-critical logistics provider had to ensure the delivery of the parts, which came from two different manufacturing sites in Tianjin, in 48 hours.
Toyota has been forced to suspend production next month at two plants in Japan because of a shortage of semiconductors.
OEMs, suppliers and EU officials are considering how best to develop Europe’s semiconductor supply bases to mitigate current and future shortages, but the broad gaps at many levels – including for older, larger chips – mean there will be no magic bullet
Automotive Logistics is the leading resource for automotive logistics and supply chain professionals globally.
Join today to access Automotive Logistics’ wealth of global news, insights, intelligence and to make important connections across the automotive industry.
Your free registration includes:
Site powered by Webvision Cloud