Kay, Martin
March 2005
Cabinet Maker;3/18/2005, Issue 5430, p9
Trade Publication
Discusses the need for an objective analysis in the perception toward cheap imports in Great Britain. Common stereotypes attributed to imports; Role of imports as a catalyst for British producers to develop strategies to ensure their survival; Variety in the estimates for import penetration.


Related Articles

  • Reconsidering learning by exporting. Manjón, Miguel; Máñez, Juan; Rochina-Barrachina, María; Sanchis-Llopis, Juan // Review of World Economics;Mar2013, Vol. 149 Issue 1, p5 

    Self-selection and learning by exporting are the main explanations for the higher productivity of exporting firms. But, whereas evidence on self-selection is largely undisputed, results on learning by exporting are mixed and far from conclusive. However, recent research by De Loecker (J Int Econ...

  • Exports, imports and firm survival: first evidence for manufacturing enterprises in Germany. Wagner, Joachim // Review of World Economics;Mar2013, Vol. 149 Issue 1, p113 

    This paper investigates the links between firm survival and three types of international trade activities-exports, imports and two-way trade. It uses unique new representative data for manufacturing enterprises from Germany, one of the leading actors on the world market for goods. The paper...

  • Moral Embeddings of Trade Relations between Nigerian and Chinese SMEs: Implications for Firm Internationalization. Nkamnebe, Anayo D.; Ezenweke, Elizabeth Onyedinma; Anionwu, C. N. // African Journal of Business & Economic Research;Mar2009, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p73 

    This paper examines the perception and motivation of inwardly internationalized Nigerian SME entrepreneurs towards the importation and distribution of imitation, fake, counterfeit, and sub-standard products from China, the disposition of Nigerian consumers towards such fake and sub-standard...

  • Field Listing - Imports - commodities.  // CIA World Fact Book;2008, p1 

    A list of the commodities being imported by countries in the world is presented.

  • Imbalance of trade.  // BRW;4/7/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p36 

    Focuses on the struggle of the Australian government to balance its international trade. Difficulty of exporting agricultural, mineral and manufacturing commodities; Evaluation of services balance; Rise of services exports.

  • HIGH PRICE OF CHINA. Sibillin, Anthony // BRW;4/14/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p28 

    The article reports on the readiness of importers to consider other sources of products and commodities as the China price for imported goods is rising. Several other factors that contribute to the emergence of other countries as alternatives are the high wage inflation and currency appreciation...

  • Carver's Delight: Red-toned Rauli Easy to Work. Kaiser, Jo-Ann // Wood & Wood Products;Dec2004, Vol. 109 Issue 13, p34 

    The article presents information relating to ruali which is extensively used in the wood products manufacturing industries. Rauli is a red-toned hardwood from Chile used as lumber and veneer. Though its popularity in the U.S. market has waxed and waned over the years, rauli has remained a...

  • BRAND INDIA & MADE IN INDIA. Roy, Swarup // ASEANAffairs;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p37 

    The article presents the author's view regarding the commercial products made in India. The author elucidates the rapid growth of commercial export of these products from India to other countries. In addition, the author cites the strengthening of the country's manufacturing industry. Moreover,...

  • Effectiveness of the commodity structure of foreign trade of Belarus. Beresnev, Dmitry; Abramchuk, Nina // Science & Innovations;Aug2013, Vol. 126 Issue 8, p41 

    The article presents an analysis of the effectiveness of the commodity structure of foreign trade of the Republic of Belarus for the period 2005-2012 using the method, including approaches based on estimates of changes of structure and stability of export and import flows.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics