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Sustainability 2017, 9(1), 26;

Competitive and Sustainable Manufacturing in the Age of Globalization

Department of Industrial Engineering and Systems Management, Feng Chia University, No. 100, Wenhua Road, Taichung City 407, Taiwan
Academic Editor: Marc A. Rosen
Received: 13 December 2016 / Revised: 13 December 2016 / Accepted: 14 December 2016 / Published: 24 December 2016
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Competitive and Sustainable Manufacturing in the Age of Globalization)
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Competitiveness is the ability and performance of a firm, subsector or country to sell or supply goods or services in a given market. The competitiveness and sustainability of an enterprise are closely related. Competitiveness has received ever-growing attention in the era of globalization. This Special Issue provides a forum for researchers and practitioners to review and disseminate quality research work on competitive and sustainable manufacturing in the era of globalization and their applications, and to identify critical issues for further developments. View Full-Text
Keywords: competitiveness; sustainability; manufacturing; globalization competitiveness; sustainability; manufacturing; globalization
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