Over a century ago, the assembly line changed the way automobiles were manufactured. Now, with automotive parts and materials being produced worldwide, the logistics involved in their shipping can be quite complicated. Bogged down by complex paperwork, siloed databases, manual processes, and extensive cross-checking, these international transactions cannot be efficient and more transparent. Automated cross-border settlement processes with the help of blockchain and distributed ledgers is the answer. Read on to find out how these technologies can automate supply chains in the automotive industry.