Outsourcing to Mexico is an increasingly popular decision among U.S.- and Canada-based auto parts businesses. In fact, about 12% of the parts and components in the average U.S.-built car came from Mexico.
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An increasing number of Fortune 1000 companies are moving manufacturing to Mexico. It’s a prime manufacturing location for many reasons.
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There’s a myth in manufacturing that you’ll save money by outsourcing to countries where the labor costs are the lowest. While there’s some truth to it, it’s still a myth.
When you outsource to a contract manufacturer, it’s important to have a comprehensive supply agreement. Neglecting to outline a key part in the contract may lead to misunderstandings that will cost you thousands of dollars. You may feel inclined to sign a bare-boned contract, especially if you’re rushing to bring a manufacturer on board, but you’d be better off ensuring that both you and the manufacturer are on the same page from the get go.
Wondering how outsourcing to a contract manufacturer can benefit your business, as opposed to building your own facility or partnering with a manufacturing company? Here are three reasons to consider contract manufacturing carefully before making any big investments.
US and Canadian companies have concerns about outsourcing manufacturing, not the least of which is worker welfare. No company wants to be associated with worker exploitation.
The auto parts business is thriving on a global level, so we wondered which countries send the most auto parts to the United States.