Focusing on China

Meredith, Robyn
October 2005
Forbes Asia;10/17/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p16
The article reports on the growing business of camera maker Kodak in China as of October 2005. As Chinese workers continue to up their earnings, they are snapping up ever more Kodak products. In September it announced an investment of $100 million in a printing-plate plant in Xiamen, China, while cutting 1,000 jobs in the U.S. The market for Kodak's film-based cameras, still half of the overall global business, continues to tank, resulting in three successive quarters of plunging earnings.


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