|Escalating raw material costs
with a labor shortage
caused production costs of
China-made school and casual backpacks to jump by almost 20%
Due to intense competition, manufacturers have not passed
all these additional costs on to buyers. But the situation
is expected to change, if rising oil prices push
nylon-fabric costs up.
The profiles of key manufacturers in this report will
help you choose which makers are best equipped to deal with
your requirements and with the challenges ahead.
Plus, the industry analysis, product comparisons and
practical advice contained in this one-of-a-kind publication
will let you develop the most effective sourcing strategies