If the past 40 years were characterized by globalization, the next 40 will be all about decoupling
Some people still deny that decoupling from China is happening.
But the numbers are clear. A diversification away from China is most definitely underway. China’s era as the world’s factory is coming to an end.
In my book on the topic, The Epic Split – Why ‘Made in China’ is going out of style, I explain the background to this fierce and escalating trade conflict between the world’s two biggest economies but also how international and Chinese companies navigate these new waters of trade war, decoupling and consumer boycotts.
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