Foxconn Plant in Peanut Field Shows Labor Eroding China’s Edge

Foxconn Plant in Peanut Field Shows Labor Eroding China’s Edge

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Workers walk past an apartment block that houses Foxconn workers in Chengdu, Sichuan. “Manufacturers are spurred to move inland because that’s where most of their employees come from,” said Jitendra Waral, a Hong Kong-based analyst at Bloomberg Industries.