TROY, MI – Automotive suppliers are going to be asked to take on more future responsibility when it comes to research and development, says a new study by Roland Berger Strategy Consultants LLC. “You will see that in the future, the value added by suppliers in product development will be much higher than the value added by the OEMs,” says Mahesh Lunani, a partner for Roland Berger, during a tour here of Detroit-area suppliers. Lunani says this is because the R&D budgets of auto ...

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