While I was writing my blog post for last week my thoughts suddenly went back to my early days in Shanghai when there was only one store which sold overseas products, The Shanghai Friendship Store, located on Beijing Rd. 472 more words
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By Lawrie Williams
This rather long article was first posted on sharpspixley.com a day ago. I am now posting it in a slightly edited form here on lawrieongold.com as it makes a number of significant, and valuable, observations on how one should look at China’s economic reboot and that China has entered a predictably painful long term restructuring of its economic model which will catapult it into a far stronger global position in the years ahead and probably usurp America’s current position as the top global financial powerhouse. 2,537 more words
Someone came to me with a new product the other day, an artistic and fanciful light fixture that they want to have made in China. They have tried to find someone to manufacture the product here in the US but, as you would expect, the cost is prohibitive. 498 more words
The Fall Canton Fair is coming up next month. I have not been to the Fair in a couple of years and I do miss it, from the excitement as we get on the shuttles to the fair every morning to a cold beer in the hotel bar with other traders at the end of a long day. 394 more words
Are you only looking at China Manufacturers for the manufacture and / or assembly of your design?
It may be that you can get a better deal in another Low Cost Country or possibly that China is not the right fit for your Company’s competitive strategy or product requirements. 199 more words