PARIS – The auto industry is changing again, following the mass production revolution of the 1920s and the lean production revolution of the 1980s, concludes a French-German study. And where the Americans led "mass" and the Japanese led "lean," the study says that European auto makers will come out on top of this new structural change to "modular production." BMW 5-Series "A majority of the deciders in the automobile industry are convinced that a structural change is in (the) course ...
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