Volume 16 | February 2019
Near Shore Manufacturing News from NovaLink
The best news, events, links and offers from North America's Premier Near Shore Manufacturing Partner
6 Misconceptions About Manufacturing in Mexico
When you say “manufacturing in Mexico” many negative thoughts come to mind: poor working conditions, sweatshop factories, poor quality goods streaming across the border, taking jobs away from American workers.
As you might have guessed: most all the misconceptions about manufacturing in Mexico have no foundation in fact.

5 Manufactured Products that can be assembled in Mexico
You have your product manufactured, but its components require sub-assembly. Sub-assembly manufacturing can be very labor intensive and, depending on the complexity of your product, very expensive.  

However, just as with any complex manufacturing task, the easy solution may be laying just south of the border: Mexico
 
When Looking for A Manufacturing Partner, What is Most Important?
Manufacturing Experience
Manufacturing Facilities
Available Employees and Capabilities
NovaLink News Roundup

Outcome Of Trade Negotiations Is Hard To Predict, But Globalization Of Manufacturing Is Here To Stay   Read the Article

Wages in Mexico are calculated per day, not per hour, and the numbers include all benefits provided by the Mexican government. These savings allow US companies to see competitive wages are lower than average costs in the US.    Read the Article

Harmonizing global standards for wire management products will increase innovation and reduce costs.   Read the Article

Tape for Wire Harnesses: Tapes are a cost-effective method for protecting and bundling wire harnesses. In a single year, millions of cars are manufactured worldwide. While the styles, parts and features may vary, every vehicle requires a wire harness.  Read the Article

Manufacturers Are Leaving China, But Where Are They Headed? Read the Article
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