TITLE

'We have met our trade enemy, and it is us'

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;4/21/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the disturbing trend of a gradual displacement of the United States as the world's leading manufacturing power. Comparison of the U.S. dominance in the world markets at the beginning of the last century, with the rising industrial power of China; Advantages of abundant natural resources, labor, and energy supplies; Loss of the U.S. jobs due to policies of out-sourcing of inventory; Plans of tapping China's cheap labor markets, by American companies.
ACCESSION #
12909148

 

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