The Effect of Supply Chain Agility Based on Supplier Innovation‎ and Environmental Uncertainty

Document Type: Research Paper

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Department of Industrial Management, Qazvin Branch, Islamic Azad University, Qazvin, Iran

Abstract

Today, the continuity of companies is directly related to the ability of companies to enhance competitiveness which the supply ‎chain agility ‎plays an important role in this regard. This study was conducted by ‎the purpose of determining the effect of supplier ‎innovation and environmental uncertainty on supply ‎chain agility with the mediating role of information ‎sharing, strategic resourcing, supply chain orientation and ‎market orientation in Parts suppliers of Sazeh Gostar ‎Saipa Company. The present research is applied in terms of its purpose and is descriptive-survey in terms of method, which the statistical population consisted of 515 ‎managers of Parts suppliers of Sazeh Gostar Saipa ‎Company. Accordingly, the Cochran formula was used to determine ‎the number of samples, a total of 228 ‎managers participated in this study. Standard ‎questionnaires were used to sample. Correlation test ‎results showed that there is a significant positive ‎relationship between the research variables (p<0.01). Also, ‎the results of structural equation modeling showed that ‎the model presented in this study has a suitable fit and the ‎set of factors that influenced the supply ‎chain agility ‎in this model can explain 98% of the changes ‎in supply chain agility (R2=0.98).‎

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