Photo: Public domain/Pexels A happy Friday to all our readers! Here are a few links to interesting reading for you to enjoy over the weekend.
A little light weekend reading, links contributed by the Global Sources analyst team. China-Vietnam sourcing shift enters phase two, bringing more box congestion When people talk about going ‘China +1’ or moving production out of China, it’s important to be aware that many places aren’t yet ready to take over China’s role completely. […]
Upstream suppliers count on trends in 5G, electric vehicles, robotics and drones to revitalize demand and accelerate roadmapped projects. Uncertainties brought about by the pandemic have not dimmed the market prospects of China’s manufacturing sector for electronic components, say industry sources. Manufacturers are positive the electronics industry will pick up from where it left off […]
by Carlo Padilla For the most part, 3D printing remains a niche component of the construction industry. While the technology has been augmented extensively for the benefit of many industries including medicine, manufacturing, electronics and others, its use in construction is yet to be adopted widely because of a number of concerns, chief among which […]
Service robots are proving to be highly useful in today’s pandemic and are expected to increase in value in the years to come. Image Source: Flavio Lo ScalzoReuters from PRI The healthcare sector around the globe has been immensely overwhelmed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is where the valuable aid of robots comes into […]