Analysis of the factors affecting the productivity of the tile industry using interpretive structural modeling (ISM) and MIC MAC Analysis

Ensiyeh Taki, Habib Allah Mirghafoori, Ali Morovvati Sharifabadi
2015 Journal of Economics and Engineering  
The current paper initially identifies the most important key factors affecting productivity in tile industry and then examines the relationships between the factors using structural modeling approach (ISM), and then depicts the productivity promotion map in tile industry. In the next stage, by using MIC MAC analysis, the factors are divided into four groups with regard to the conduct and independence forces including independent variables, dependent variables, linking variables and key
more » ... les and key variables. The results show that the factors including manpower, technology and suppliers are have the highest priority, and also dependent variables and environment are placed at the final level of prioritization, which all of these are the key variables affecting productivity in tile industry in tile industry.
doi:10.7813/jee.2015/6-2/11 fatcat:wmtqab5hmzhpnpdg2qs63mywji