Raja Adeel Khalid managed production, planning and materials for Toyota Pakistan, and is now Head of Sales and Supply Chain with Dawlance, Pakistan's leading household appliance manufacturer, which gives him unique perspectives on the country's manufacturing challenges.
Raja believes manufacturers in Pakistan are challenged in four areas, managing working capital, forecasting, the volatility of the country's currency, and the need for improved infrastructure.
There are no simple solutions, but Raja believes challenges are meant to be tackled. In this interview, he presents his thoughts and ideas for meeting Pakistan's manufacturing challenges head on, including "a complete tear-down of the supply chain." http://logipi.com/public/item/249336