onshoring


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onshoring

(ˈɒnˌʃɔːrɪŋ)
n
(Commerce) the practice of employing white-collar workers from abroad
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The data are based on a two-year survey of North American and European companies, and detail the impact of onshoring and domestic sourcing on their operational and financial performance in 2014, addressing metrics such as costs, delivery time, time to market, quality control, inventories and sales.
The report highlights North American electronics industry trends in onshoring and domestic sourcing and includes new data on the business impact from companies that have engaged in some form of onshoring.