The Creation of Local Suppliers within Global Production Networks: the Case of Ford Motor Company in Hermosillo, Mexico
Publication Type:Book Chapter
Source:The Prospects and Limits to the Development of the Automotive Periphery, CCFA, Volume 42, Paris, p.23-39 (2010)
Keywords:apprentissage, équipementiers, global value chains
This article is based on a case study designed to identify the presence of technological and knowledge spillovers, and the type of linkages that foreign major assemblers had with local knowledge-intensive firms within the automotive complex led by Ford Motor Company plant in Hermosillo, a city of the northern border state of Sonora, in Mexico.