I can fly directly from Taichung to Shenzhen, but there’s still not enough flights,” Cunnane said. ...
Posted June 30, 2010 in International
SHENZHEN, China—Rising raw material and energy prices have contributed to steady cost increases over the last few years, but those cost hikes will likely pale next to the price hike for the 2009 model year, especially for bikes made in China. Raw material and oil prices continue to rise, ...
Posted February 1, 2008 in North America
BY JOHN CRENSHAW AND DOUG MCCLELLAN SHENZHEN, China—It’s far too early to write China’s obituary as bicycle factory to the world. Yes, Chinese manufacturers are grappling with a now familiar litany of profit-squeezing challenges including higher labor costs, higher government taxes ...
Posted July 8, 2008 in International