Supply Chain Management in Pandemic Times

Atanas Kochov, Elena Kochovska
2021 Tehnički glasnik  
The automotive industry is one of the sectors that has been hardest hit by the pandemic crisis. The pandemic's effects have resulted in multiple disorders, which led to loss of important suppliers and the inability to obtain vital parts, exposing the vulnerability of current Lean Just in Time supply chains. This paper provides a brief analysis of the COVID-19 pandemic's impact on the automotive sector in the Republic of North Macedonia. The provided findings are based on a research study
more » ... ed simultaneously in eight automotive organizations in the Republic of North Macedonia. This study sought to investigate the extent of the pandemic's influence on organizations' supply chains, what preventive steps have been implemented to minimize the virus's transmission, and what are the most prevalent obstacles that organizations have experienced during the pandemic.
doi:10.31803/tg-20210805121228 fatcat:tw725337ojadthelsidvxqawki