Boeing supplier puts shiny new plant in Everett

SourceSeattle Times
Date Published03/30/2016
Author NameDominic Gates
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name B/E Aerospace
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company a contract manufacturer?Yes
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):550
Year reshoring announced:2016
Offshore, work was done:In-house
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Capital investment ($):35
City reshored to:Everett
State(s) reshored to:WA
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Transportation Equipment
Product(s) reshoredAircraft interiors for Boeing 737 and 787
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Delivery
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Eco-system synergies, Higher productivity, Lead time/Time to market, Manufacturing/engineering joint innovation (R&D), Proximity to customers/market, Skilled workforce availability/training
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