Achieving Competitive Superiority within the Framework of Adoption of Some Sustainable Manufacturing Strategies: An Exploratory Study at the General Company for Textile and Leather Industries/Baghdad


The current research attempts to determine some of sustainable manufacturing strategies including (recycling, remanufacturing, reuse) in achieving competitive superiority at the level in the state Company for Leather and Textile Industries/Baghdad. The objective of the research is to provide a conceptual framework of strategies sustainable manufacturing in achieving Competitive Superiority and the test of the correlation and influence among them. Fifty one questionnaires were distribution and analyzed using the SPSS program. A number of conclusions were reached the most important: There is a significant relationship between the two research variables at the macro level, as well as a significant effect of sustainable manufacturing strategies in achieving competitive superiority. The research presented a number of suggestions. The most important spreading the concepts of sustainable manufacturing strategies and dimensions of competitive superiority among the individuals working in the researched company at all administrative levels through the establishment of training courses, pamphlets and advertisements in order to consolidate and promote sustainable manufacturing strategies and competitive superiority it can contribute to the sustainability of the company's business.