DETROIT – Despite a wave of bankruptcies, downsizing and debt refinancing, auto suppliers globally have increased their profitability in recent years, and about 50 suppliers are significantly outperforming the market in revenue growth and profitability, a new study finds. For its 2006 Global Automotive Supplier Study, German-based Roland Berger Strategy Consultants explored financial and operational data of about 350 global auto suppliers between 2000 and 2005 and incorporated interviews ...

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