Choosing a manufacturing location wisely
Economic growth in Europe is stagnant. The markets in China, India and Brazil are booming. The NAFTA region is growing – and this year, for the first time, will produce more vehicles than Western Europe. New production facilities in suitable countries and in the right locations are in demand. They provide an international footprint, increase competitiveness and serve local markets. But where should these new facilities be, and what are the most important criteria for choosing a location?