Trend Toward Offshore Manufacturing Concerns Many in the Electrical Industry

With the steady march of U.S. manufacturers out of the United States to less-expensive manufacturing locations offshore showing no sign of slowing down, electrical manufacturers, reps and distributors are concerned about the long-term impact on the electrical market.

However, it's a Catch 22 situation for the many electrical manufacturers who themselves have already opened factories in Mexico, Brazil, China, Taiwan and other parts of Southeast Asia. The overall shift in the U.S. indus

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