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Columbia Manufacturing Has a Very Diverse Offering of Products

Posted on June 23rd, 2017
Columbian Manufacturing

Colombia is not often recognized for manufacturing. However, manufacturing makes up nearly 20 percent of their exports thanks to its trade agreements and geographical location. The country has 15 free trade agreements, and preferential access to over 1.5 million consumers. In addition to offering competitive production costs, skilled labor, and administrative support. Autos and Motos Colombia is the fourth largest vehicle producer in Latin America with more than 130K units per year. The automotive industry here assembles cars, trucks, buses and motorcycles with the presence of 8 vehicle assembly plants. They are host to Chevy, Hyundai, Renault, Kia, and others. Mexico, Peru, Ecuador, and Chile are the main buyers of Colombian automotive manufacturing. As a staple in Bogota traffic, Colombia is the second largest producer of motorcycles in Latin America also. They are home to 7 motorcycle assembly plants, and…

Poland is Fighting to Compete in The Global Manufacturing Economy

Posted on June 9th, 2017
Poland Manufacturing

  What is the future of global manufacturing in Poland? Although economists are skeptical of how the US political climate may affect future growth they remain cautiously optimistic. With its bounce back from communism in the 90’s and recent developments, Manufacturing in Poland is defying the odds. Currently, Poland holds an active stance in the electronics market, producing about 35% of all televisions sold throughout Europe. The number of exports continues to grow year-after-year. Growth that is not expected to halt anytime soon. According to the Global Economic Prospects report, economic growth in Poland will increase by 3.1%, up to half a percent higher than last year. Fall of Communism Poland found itself in an awkward position after the fall of communism. Although they had an abundant amount of natural resources and an excellent infrastructure for produce consumer goods, they…