Manufacturing Country

Malaysia Is Developing Manufacturing Hubs to Win More Business

by Polly Chen on 17 Nov 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about Malaysia's manufacturing hubs, why can't Vietnam replace China and EU's softer stance toward revoking Cambodia's EBA status in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Manufacturing Tips & Advice

Some Fashion Manufacturers Are Leaving China—But Not All

by Polly Chen on 10 Nov 2019 | 0 Comments
Just because a supplier is convincing and shows you a few amazing product samples doesn’t mean you should overlook how they actually function. It's also important to observe how they really act over time and after a few conversations. These 5 traits will help you sort good suppliers from bad suppliers and help you determine if using a particular supplier is best for your supply chain, customers and business.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Textile Products

China’s Electronics Industry Eagerly Awaits the End of the Trade War

by Polly Chen on 3 Nov 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about China's electronics industry, Vietnam's textile industry and Johnson & Johnson's recalled baby powder in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Textile Products

Manufacturing in India vs. China

by John Niggl on 1 Nov 2019 | 1 Comment
Manufacturing in India stands out as a cost-effective alternative to China. Let’s explore how manufacturing compares between India and China and whether India may be the right sourcing choice for you.

Topics: Manufacturing Tips & Advice, Sourcing

The U.S. and China Reached “Phase One” of a Trade Deal

by Polly Chen on 27 Oct 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about the "Phase one" trade deal, Malaysia's electronics manufacturing and Vietnam's skilled labor shortage in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics

Is Cambodia Poised to Become a Major Manufacturing Hub?

by AQF Team on 23 Oct 2019 | 0 Comments
Cambodia has one of the lowest labor costs in Asia. The country's geographic proximity to Thailand and Vietnam is also considered a strategic advantage. Let’s delve more deeply to see if Cambodia can be your next manufacturing hub.

Topics: Manufacturing Tips & Advice, Sourcing

Vietnam Becoming A Tech Hub in the Wake of the China-U.S. Trade War

by Polly Chen on 20 Oct 2019 | 0 Comments
Learn about how Vietnam becomes a tech hub, Chinese counterfeits that bother small U.S. businesses and UPS's new planes in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing

Manufacturing In Vietnam: 5 Key Factors For Moving From China

by Maegan Burkhart on 16 Oct 2019 | 8 Comments
Many importers have found moving manufacturing to Vietnam isn’t as simple as just finding a new supplier. Let’s look at four key factors to consider before you move your manufacturing from China to Vietnam.

Topics: Manufacturing Tips & Advice, Sourcing, Working with Factories

Cambodia Raises Workers’ Wages for Fear of Losing EBA Status

by Polly Chen on 13 Oct 2019 | 2 Comments
Learn about why Cambodia raises workers' wages, what stops importers from sourcing outside China and Nike's sustainable distribution center in this week's roundup.

Topics: Best in Manufacturing, Sourcing

What You Should Consider Before Manufacturing in Bangladesh

by AQF Team on 9 Oct 2019 | 1 Comment
Bangladesh’s labor costs are some of the lowest in Asia and the world. There are clearly opportunities for labor-intensive industries there. Check this out and explore greater detail of manufacturing in Bangladesh.

Topics: Manufacturing Tips & Advice, Sourcing