Maui, Hawaii. Charlie Barnhart & Associates, LLC (CBA) announces the release of its First Quarter 2015 Outsourcing Navigator Council (ONC) report for January 20, 2015. The main topic for this quarterly report is “CBA’s Annual Forecast of Global Labor Rates” which includes the fully burdened cost of labor in all geographies in which the electronics manufacturing industry operates. This will be the twentieth ONC quarterly report issued by CBA.
Members of the ONC receive quarterly industry data reports, associated webinars, and updated True Cost of Outsourcing (TCO) Tools in Excel format. The webinar for this quarter is scheduled for Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 9am PDT. In addition to the forecast of global labor rates, this webinar will include:
- A quick look back on CY2014 (i.e. the good, bad & ugly)
- How these shifts will influence the macro trends in CY2015 (and beyond)
- How CBA’s methodologies are evolving to keep pace with the changing landscap
For more information about joining the ONC and an overview of the data sets and benefits included in membership, please refer to this link: http://charliebarnhart.com/index.php/services/onc/.