China’s Automation Tsunami Pinpointing Opportunities

Cost increases and rapidly increasing quality requirements are provoking a huge shift towards automation in China. Factories are no longer about producing acceptable quality goods as cheaply as possible using cheap labor, but rather about producing medium quality products on a large scale while adhering to increasingly strict regulations and hedging against rising labor and other costs. This new reality is causing an automation demand tsunami – a movement that began with the Automotive and Consumer Electronics industries, but is quickly spreading to others….

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