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Clogged Supply Chain Has Gear Manufacturers in Hurry Up and Wait Mode - November/December 2008

The article "Clogged Supply Chain Has Gear Manufacturers in Hurry Up and Wait Mode" appeared in the November/December 2008 issue of Gear Technology.

Summary
Never have so few served so many. That, in essence, describes gear makers and the role they play in our world. Think of it—although the gear cutting industry represents much less than one percent of the global workforce—the gears it produces are what make things run in practically every industry and profession imaginable. From bulldozers to Rolexes, gears are an integral part of the mix.

Keywords
State of the Gear Industry

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