Description: Lower transportation costs, competitive wages, technology and employee productivity have made North America a manufacturing destination. In a sign of this manufacturing renaissance, GE, one of the world’s largest appliance manufacturers, gearing up its almost-dormant Louisville facilities for new product development and production.
Date: Dec 05, 2012
Questions for Discussions:
- Which of these reasons do you think is key to driving manufacturing back to North America?
- Which industries do you think are most likely to respond to these influences?