AUSTRALIA: On-site suppliers deliver sequenced new Falcon parts direct to assembly line
Components worth up to 25% by value of Ford Australia's new BA Falcon are now made within 500 metres of the Broadmeadows assembly line in Victoria, producing big savings for the car maker, the website drive.com.au reported. Drive.com.au said that several parts suppliers have co-located on the site in what Ford Australia president Geoff Polites calls a "cutting edge" system.
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