Mais um sintoma do reshoring em curso, "Buxum bike boxes brings production home to Devon":
"Currently produced in Hong Kong, the aluminium flight boxes are soon to be produced in a new unit on Okehampton’s Exeter Road industrial estate. Initially the facility will house the firm’s European distribution, but will grow to house assembly operations.E mais outro sintoma em "Aprire begins reshoring process with new bespoke carbon manufacturing facility":
A final driver in Buxum’s move is the macro-economic environment which has seen the cost of Asian manufacturing steadily increasing, to the point where assembly and a proportion of component-sourcing is increasingly viable in the UK and Europe.
China, where most of the Buxum components are currently sourced from, is no longer considered a low cost destination, says Morris, nor does it want to be as China’s government transitions the economy from one of export-driven manufacturing to one of domestic service and consumption."
"Aprire Bicycles is in the process of kitting out a new manufacturing facility in Cheam, Surrey, where it will offer bespoke carbon manufacturing."Já pensaram a sério no impacte que este regresso pode ter na paisagem económica a que nos habituámos nos últimos 15 anos?