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Rocky Roads Ahead

The global auto industry is more challenged than many people realize.

On the surface, performance is strong.

Worldwide sales reached a record 88 million autos in 2016, up 4.8 percent from a year earlier, and profit margins for suppliers and auto makers (also known as original equipment manufacturers, or OEMs) are at a 10-year high.

Nonetheless, viewed through the lens of two critical performance indicators, the industry is in serious trouble.

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