Posted by: brian | November 29, 2008

Less outsourcing to China?

An article at BusinessWeek.com mentions that China is losing its allure as a site for manufacturing, due to concerns over product quality (including safety) and intellectual property issues. We probably won’t see a huge increase in “Made In America” labels – most companies are looking to Latin America, and given the economic condition of most of the world, there might be less expansion everywhere, but the shift will save *some* of the energy costs associated with transportation.

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