Reshoring News

A growing number of economic commentators talk about “reshoring” — bringing operations back home, and “local production for local consumption,” which helps companies to insulate their businesses from protectionism. But is offshoring really about to go the …

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A more ­attractive tax environment in the US, paired with low energy costs, could accelerate the US “reshoring” trend that analysts have been talking about for years, and could slow the transfer of US technology to China. Finally, a big fiscal boost …

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Tax Reform and the Trade Balance

by admin on December 5, 2017

I would expect some increase in U.S. exports of intangibles—whether from reduced exports of goods and more exports of intangibles as firms shift production abroad or from firms reshoring their IP and booking more of their current global profit in the U.S …

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At a time when many manufacturers are re-evaluating their supply chains, some are moving production lines and sourcing back to the United States. Manufacturers that consider a total-cost-of-ownership approach may find new opportunities in the trend.

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according to the Reshoring Initiative. More jobs are coming in than going out. Many of the reshored jobs are coming back from China, where wages and compliance complexities are increasing rapidly, making that Asian giant less competitive on labour costs …

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The Bentley Village pro squeezed in 180 holes on the par-3 course, all to raise money and food for the Harry Chapin Food Bank … Danny Suero won B Flight with a 75 for a 156 total to edge Don Moser (77-80/157) by a stroke. Jason Heidig won C Flight …

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In another case of reshoring, Taiwanese electronics maker Foxconn Technology Group is building a plant in Wisconsin to make liquid-crystal display screens. Glenn Frohring, president of Absolute Haitian Machinery Corp. in Worcester, Mass., sees a balance in …

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For the past several years, the Reshoring Initiative has been helping manufacturers reshore production or keep existing work here through total cost of ownership (TCO) analysis. However, calculating TCO is only part of the overall competitiveness equation.

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More opinions on tax overhaul

by admin on December 1, 2017

“What’s driving the new ‘reshoring’ trend? Advanced manufacturing technology that make it more cost-effective or more convenient to operate stateside than in far-flung places overseas. “Automation is boosting U.S. productivity allowing firms to do more …

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“The reshoring of cash could put increased pressure on dollar funding markets overseas, widening the cross-currency basis,” said Gennadiy Goldberg, U.S. strategist at TD Securities. “Some of the recent move may be due to year-end pressures, but we …

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