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David Clark

Posted - 08/04/2018 :  1:52:01 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Originally posted by danpickard

The companies that use Chinese factories do so as they have a fine line to balance on, between keeping customers happy with product pricing and keeping themselves happy with profit margins. While customers will complain about “cheap Chinese labour” and employment opportunities not being made on home soil, the customers will complain equally as much, if not more, if the locally produced item suddenly costs substantially more (from labour costs). You can’t complain about Chinese manufacturing processes while enjoying the affordable results of it at the same time.

Dan Pickard

Dan, I was thinking exactly the same thing.

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Posted - 08/13/2018 :  3:43:21 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
This is an informative post on the topic: https://www.con-cor.com/


Modeling 1890s (because the voices in my head told me to)

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Posted - 08/14/2018 :  07:07:32 AM  Show Profile  Visit Bernd's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Great link. Clarifies a lot of questions on the how's and why's.



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john holt
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Posted - 08/17/2018 :  7:05:30 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Dave....Thanks for the post. Kinda broadens ones knowledge base of the mfg going on overseas.


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