Habidin, Nurul Fadly Zubir, Anis Fadzlin Mohd Fuzi, Nursyazwani Mohd Latip, Nor Azrin Md Azman, Mohamed Nor Azhari
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[Journal:] Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research [ISSN:] 2251-7316 [Volume:] 5 [Year:] 2015 [Issue:] 14 [Pages:] 1-13
Sustainable manufacturing practices (SMPs) have received enormous attention in current years as an effective solution to support the continuous growth and expansion of the automotive manufacturing industry. This reported study was conducted to examine confirmatory factor analysis for SMP such as manufacturing process, supply chain management, social responsibility, and environmental management based on automotive manufacturing industry. The results of confirmatory factor analysis show that four factors for SMP implementation in Malaysian automotive industry were developed and verified. For the next agenda, the authors are looking at the confirmatory factor analysis of sustaining lean improvement in Malaysian automotive industry. The paper proposed with a future direction end of this research.
Sustainable manufacturing practices Confirmatory factor analysis Manufacturing process Supply chain management Social responsibility Environmental management Automotive industry