In 1976, SEC formed a product development team which began to dismantle a Panasonic microwave oven. The project ... improvement in creative development unless a similar sample or manual was available as the basis. ... The initial semiconductor operation supplied only a small proportion of Samsunga#39;s internal demand, so a large quantity of ICs were still imported for several years (SST 1987:179).
|Title||:||Technological Capabilities and Samsung Electronics' International Production Network in Asia|