A new study by Deloitte Research finds foreign direct investment (FDI) by U.S. manufacturers has fallen for a third consecutive year to an estimated $29 billion (down 1%) in 2003. The drop-off is even greater when compared with 2000’s $43 billion. Deloitte finds FDI is concentrated in higher-wage countries (the U.K., Canada, Germany) while outsourcing and partnering occurs more often in low-cost places such as China, Brazil, India, South Korea and Mexico. “We are seeing a dramatic ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Deloitte: Foreign Direct Investment Down for Third Year Straight" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.