February 2022 E-News: Continuing Troubles in China Make Reshoring More Attractive
These famous companies are becoming less dependent on China Apple, Microsoft, Nike, HP, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Intel and Alphabet are just a few of the companies pulling some work out of China. Companies are leaving for a myriad of reasons, including supply chain difficulties, censorship, U.S. tariffs on imports, security issues and ethical concerns regarding the mistreatment of Muslim Uyghurs. There is a space in the current TCO Estimator to quantify such factors. The revised TCO Estimator, due out this year, will more directly address these and other hot issues.