Wanted to reduce all imports and synthetically produce all goods for the war

Wanted to reduce all imports and synthetically

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Wanted to reduce all imports and synthetically produce all goods for the war effort Total war preparations Necessities Build up food storage Prepare army Bring in trucks, tanks, airplanes, etc Failure of Four Year Plan led to Blitzkrieg Albert Speer (1942-1944) Total war Rationalize the war economy Eliminate inefficiency and maximize productivity Restructuring factories to only produce one product Established clear chains of command Exploit foreign resources Imports raw materials from conquered countries Use slave labor Will include kidnapping citizens from Poland and the Soviet Union and making them work on farms and in factories Will pay the SS to utilize prisoners in concentration camps These workers would sabotage goods to hinder the Nazis Mobilize civilian workers Will conscript women to work in factories to be able
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to send more men to war This is a part of the Total War plan Total War plan begins after the failure at Stalingrad Positive Things for German Workers Kraft durch Freude (KdF) “Strength through Joy” Government sponsored cruises, concerts, hikes, etc Volkswagen Cheaply produced car that allowed more people in Germany to have a car Schönheit der Arbeit “Beauty of Labor” Made better working conditions and creating prettier workspaces
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