Using trade data to understand impacts on supply chains
China Business Review

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Between the combined effects of US and Chinese tariffs, and the economic fallout of COVID-19, company supply chains are facing historic challenges. But are those supply chains moving? The recently released Reshoring Index from Kearney, a management consulting firm, is trying to answer that question by analyzing trade flows. Their report showed a sharp decline in manufacturing imports from China. We spoke with Patrick Van den Bossche, one of the report’s authors, about what the paper tells us about global supply chains.



Posted by Ian Hutchinson

Ian is the digital editor at the US-China Business Council. He makes videos and podcasts, covers the Belt and Road Initiative, and manages all aspects of USCBC's digital presence.