Strengthening the supply of semiconductors: Mercedes-Benz AG acquires a minority stake in btv technologies GmbH, a service partner for electronic components in the automotive and consumer goods industry, thereby increasing the security of supply of semiconductors.
Coordinating the procurement of strategically important semiconductors themselves, and thus rethinking key aspects of their supply chain, marks a turning point in the automotive industry. The industry faces the challenge of developing innovative concepts for the logistics of electronic components.
In January 2023, the new Supply Chain Due Diligence Act came into force. Now btv technologies gmbh has also published a corresponding human rights policy and is thus tackling burning issues. Let’s take a closer look at what’s behind this complicated term.