When Foreign Companies Are Making, Not Killing, U.S. Jobs

SourceThe New York Times
Date Published08/06/2017
Author NamePatricia Cohen
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Foxconn
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company a contract manufacturer?Yes
Reshoring category:Foreign Direct Investment
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):3000
Year reshoring announced:2017
Country(ies) from which reshored:Taiwan, Province of China
State(s) reshored to:WI
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Computer & Electronic Products
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Customer responsiveness improvement, Government Incentives, Higher productivity, Infrastructure (transport, internet, power), Lead time/Time to market, Proximity to customers/market, Skilled workforce availability/training, U.S. price of natural gas/chemicals/electricity
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