Describes trends in regional integration, export competitiveness, and inbound investment for six industries within the ASEAN: computer components, cotton woven apparel, hardwood plywood and flooring, healthcare services, motor vehicle parts, and palm oil. The ASEAN members created a regional AiRoadmap for IntegrationAi (Roadmap) for each priority sector, and while these Roadmaps have promoted tariff reductions and streamlined certain administrative procedures, their success in promoting regional integration has been mixed. In general, economic factors and national government policies have had more influence than the Roadmaps over regional industrial structures. Charts and tables. This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find pub.Tier One suppliers are encouraged to support cutting-edge product development and introduce new manufacturing techniques and ... 28 The ISO/TS 16949:2009 standard, for example, is specific to the automotive industry and notes the particular requirements for the application of ISO 9001:2008 for automotive production and relevant service part organizations. ... 2, 2009. 29 Ford, for example, requires a commitment from its suppliers to bring leading-edge technological innovations.
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