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International Women's Day

SOURCE XIAMEN CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY

Source International’s Xiamen Office honored all its dedicated women staff on International Women’s Day March 8th.  The day marks a special time to stop and say thanks to all the women on our life and all the love and beauty that they bring to the world every day.  China has celebrated
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supply chain managment

WVU GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT ADVISORY COUNCIL TO MEET

The WVU Global Supply Chain Management Advisory Council, chaired by Jim Lynch, is planning a spring meeting on March 22 and 23, 2018 as part of the Joint WVU Business and Economics Spring Visiting Committee/Advisory Council Meetings to be held at the Erickson Alumni Center on the West Virginia University campus in Morgantown, West Virginia.
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Source International Annual Party, 2018

SOURCE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS WITH LIBBEY

LIBBEY HONORS SOURCE INTERNATIONAL WITH DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD Libbey (LBY) the No. 1 glassware company in the Americas and one of the largest tableware suppliers in the world honored Source International with their Distinguished Service Award on February 11, 2018 in Xiamen, China. Mike Bunge, Director of Global Resources presented the award
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upbeat on economy

UPBEAT ON ECONOMY – U.S. COMPANIES IN CHINA SHOW INCREASING CONFIDENCE

U.S. COMPANIES IN CHINA INCREASINGLY UPBEAT ON ECONOMY A recent AmCham China survey of over 400 of its members finds greater optimism about future of U.S.-China relations and its members generally upbeat on economy.  Confidence within the American business community toward China’s economy is strengthening, despite significant concerns about the
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Source Direct

SOURCE DIRECT AT THE ASD SHOW-SEE YOU THERE!

MEET US AT THE ASD SHOW IN LAS VEGAS! Its that time of year again! Please join Source International Managing Partner & COO, Mr. Jim Ullum at the ASD Source Direct Show for Sourcing Seminars that will take place from March 11-14 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The Source
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ASIA MANUFACTURING COST DRIVER REPORT-2017 Q4

ASIA MANUFACTURING COST DRIVER REPORT-2017 Q4 In the fourth quarter of 2017, most raw materials in Asia continued their upward movement in price.  Many grades of plastics, rubber, steel, other metals, wood, paper and ceramic raw materials all went up in price while aluminum and stainless steel and many grades of textiles moved down in
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Source China

HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM SOURCE CHINA

HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM SOURCE CHINA! Santa made his annual stop at the Source Xiamen office this week to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday Season. First, Santa conducted his annual Internal Audit to make sure all systems were in sync with the Source Standard Operating Procedure and Quality
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MADE IN CHINA QUALITY IS CHANGING

For years, Made In China meant be weary of quality.   And, while there are still many manufacturing plants that require close supervision and policing to make sure the quality is acceptable, China entered a new era with the maiden flight recently of the China’s large passenger jet C919. The flight
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THE FORTUNE GLOBAL FORUM HELD IN GUANGZHOU

World business and government leaders gathered the first week of December in Guangdong Province’s capital, Guangzhou for the Fortune Global Forum.  Alibaba’s Jack Ma, Apple’s Tim Cook, Tencent’s Pony Ma, Foxconn’s Terry Gou, Ford Motor Company’s Bill Ford, HSBC’s Stuart Gulliver, YTL Malaysia’s Tan Sri Francis Yeoh, AB InBev’s Carlos Brito were
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ASIA MANUFACTURING COST DRIVER REPORT-Q3, 2017

ASIA MANUFACTURING COST DRIVERS REPORT Q3 – 2017 (July, August, September) Tracking The Trends Which Drive Costs In Asian Manufacturing PLASTICS & RUBBER – Most of the General Purpose plastic resin prices were up in the third quarter. PVC and PVC+DOT price up by 23.3% & 18.8% respectively, and the
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