Live Chat 12/18: A Look Ahead at the Supply Chain

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anandvy
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Re : Live Chat 12/18: A Look Ahead at the Supply Chain
anandvy   12/27/2013 3:08:25 AM
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As far as the supply chain is concerned, they need to be rejoicing because the face of technology will change when the 3D printer is incorporated in various markets. Moreover with bendable electronics, the market can look forward to a better 2014.

FLYINGSCOT
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FLYINGSCOT   12/19/2013 10:50:51 AM
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I am not sure that reshoring will really take hold until we change our consumption patterns.  I just read that China is getting concerned that it is losing business not because of reshoring but because companies are investing in countries like Vietnam when the average wage is one third of that in China.

Hailey Lynne McKeefry
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Join us!
Hailey Lynne McKeefry   12/18/2013 1:28:00 AM
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Be sure to join us for this chat, it's sure to be lively! And feel free to post questions or comments ahead of time too.



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