Shedding some light abroad

Dawson, Brad
April 2008
Rubber & Plastics News;4/21/2008, Vol. 37 Issue 19, p6
Trade Publication
Information about issues discussed at the Gasket Fabricators Association's Gasketing/Converting Expo 2008, held in Orlando, Florida on April 3, 2008 is presented. The discussions centered around companies finding the opportunities to do business in China profitable, but being careful of protecting intellectual property, quality, and production costs. Panelist Larry Goode highlighted the point that if a company is concerned about its patent rights, it must not do business in China.


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