How electrified car concepts effect automotive logistics
Paper presented at 25th Annual EurOMA Conference, 24-26 June 2018, Budapest, Hungary
Current trends, in particular the electrification of the car - as a sustainable concept within the automotive industry - cause changes of many components beside battery systems or power electronics as key components in the field of e-mobility. The analysis of scientific literature and interviews processed in cooperation with OEMs, suppliers, research institutes on characteristics of electric cars have shown radical changes in the ""future car"". As these changes effect the supply chain of a car, impacts concerning the logistics-relevant characteristics have to be identified.