Blog: Delphi shifting production out of Mexico
Dave Leggett | 28 August 2003
But it's not all bad for Mexico, as Orchard seemed to be saying that Delphi's Mexican facilities are moving up the value added chain and total revenue from Mexican facilities will continue to grow. And that's the important thing in the international competition for business. Losing out to places like China on commoditised business is perhaps inevitable in the long-run - but you have to replace that with higher added value activity, or face industrial decline.
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Given the startling complexity of obtaining a journalist visa for China - the code 'J2' is now indelibly stamped on my mind - it was with some surprise how swiftly I managed to sail through airport im...