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To: PieterCasparzen

They are not completely wrong.

Like it or not, nearshoring with Mexico and Canada is getting steam. Far-shoring is losing luster as distance, language and time zones all start to weight on it heavily.


4 posted on 01/14/2013 6:28:41 PM PST by freedumb2003 (MOLON LABE)
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To: freedumb2003

Intellectual property protection is also stronger in North America than China. In “The World is Flat”, even the pro-globalization author admits “there seemed to be no translation for the term non-compete agreement in Mandarin” while discussing a Western company’s efforts to manufacture product there.


7 posted on 01/14/2013 8:36:43 PM PST by tbw2
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