Manufacturers across the world are grappling with major hindrances in operations due to the outbreak of COVID-19. A recent survey conducted by the National Association of Manufacturers has revealed that more than one-third of manufacturers in the US are already facing supply chain disruptions. A major challenge for the manufacturing industry in the present scenario is to streamline processes in order to curb costs and enhance productivity.
However, the effective use of data warehousing & predictive analytics can help businesses to make well-informed decisions and thereby, thrive in these uncertain times. It will prove to be a profitable strategy to adopt data engineering & data science technologies to revamp their manufacturing operations in the coming years, as the negative impact of the pandemic will begin to ebb.