Offshore Outsourcing Growth Picks Up

July 2004
Business Communications Review;Jul2004, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p8
Trade Publication
The article focuses on outsourcing growth. U.S. services jobs will be moved offshore at a faster rate than originally projected. Forrester Research Inc., predicts that more than 800,000 services jobs will be moved outside the U.S. by the end of 2005, up 41 percent from the original figure. Factors behind the increased pace of offshore outsourcing, according to Forrester, include: Increased use of offshoring by companies already engaging in the practice. New service offerings from offshore outsourcing vendors. New types of companies offshoring.


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