Revolutionizing Operational Excellence: Advancing the automotive industry through Lean Principles


  • Siti Norida Wahab Department of Technology and Supply Chain Management Studies, Faculty of Business and Management, University Teknologi MARA, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Norashida Othman Department of Economics and Financial Studies, Faculty of Business and Management, University Teknologi MARA, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Md Uzir Hossain Uzir Marketing Department, Lincoln University College, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Ramakrishna Yanamandra School of Business, Skyline University College, University City of Sharjah, P.O. Box 1797 - Sharjah, UAE



Lean Principles, Lean Manufacturing, Operational Excellence, Automotive Industry


This paper aims to discover the effect of lean principles and practices (LPP) on the operational excellence of the Malaysian automotive industry. A quantitative research approach was adopted focusing on 112 designated managerial-level respondents who were experts in the automotive industry. This study provides future researchers with easy access to information on the need for LPP implementation in the automobile industry toward revolutionizing operational excellence. The authors foresee this study to have a significant effect on practitioners, particularly automobile manufacturers and other key stakeholders, about the possible benefits of LPP implementation across the automotive industry, notably in emerging market economies.


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How to Cite

Wahab, S. N., Othman , N., Hossain Uzir , M. U., & Yanamandra , R. (2024). Revolutionizing Operational Excellence: Advancing the automotive industry through Lean Principles . Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal, 9(27), 273–279.

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