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b) Production mapping A production map shows • where the raw materials or assembly products come from, • how they reach a company, • where critical assembly or processing happens, and • how products are shipped out. This information can be hard to obtain. Often, the internet can help. A production map is developed to identify critical points where a company is vulnerable to disruption, and where their profi ts can be affected most easily. For example a mine may use a particular dock to ship goods, or a particular machine may be essential to the fi nal product. Once identifi ed, these critical points can be targets of solidarity actions like pickets or occupations. Global Picketline - Asia Workers Organising - aawl.org.au 11


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