Accession Number:

ADP004212

Title:

Factors Affecting the Supply of Strategic Raw Materials with Particular Reference to the Aerospace Manufacturing Industry

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DURHAM UNIV (UNITED KINGDOM) DEPT OF GEOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

The study analyses the political and strategic factors affecting the supply of certain raw materials critical to the European NATO aerospace industry. For various reasons, including potential political instability, concentration of sources, small scale of production and technological-industrial problems, chromium, cobalt, hafnium, manganese, niobium, titanium, tungsten, and vanadium are all considered to a degree at risk.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE