The Pros and Cons: International and Domestic Sourcing


This strategy involves a country from a high-cost country area — typically US, UK, Canada, Australia, and West European nations — purchasing materials from resource-rich low-cost countries; think China, India, Indonesia, Bolivia, Brazil, Russia, Mexico, and East European nations.

Embracing the South American Ecommerce Marketplace

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Improvements are slowly occurring, thanks to increased government funding (but corruption hampers many efforts). Only two countries in South America are landlocked, Paraguay and Bolivia. Ecommerce is on the rise in South America.

Trends 2019: Let the Prediction Season Begin

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governments, private enterprises, non-profits, academic institutions, and citizens). While populism had been ascendant in numerous countries before this — from Poland and Hungary to Bolivia and the Philippines — these elections brought such political philosophies to two of the world’s largest economies.” If you are looking for wisdom from the past, you might consider the 6th Century BC Chinese poet, Lao Tzu, who wrote, “Those who have knowledge, don’t predict.

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