13 steps to manufacturing in China : the definitive guide to opening a plant, from site location to plant start-up / Bruce W. Mitchell

Author(s): Mitchell, Bruce W., 1948-
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Subjects: International business enterprises--China
New business enterprises--China
Manufacturing industries--China
Industrial management--China
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: x, 368 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Alternate Titles: Thirteen steps to manufacturing in China
Notes: LCCN: 2011031570
ISBN: 9780230120785 (hardback)
ISBN: 0230120784 (hardback)
Summary: "Thirteen Steps to Manufacturing in China defines the methodology for establishing a manufacturing operation in China. A comprehensive guide book, it includes the advantages and disadvantages of manufacturing in China, the specific steps to follow and prepares the reader for spending time in China. It identifies the prerequisites - where to locate, other companies' experiences, environmental requirements, utility costs, procedures for establishing a foreign investment company and much more. It then provides the "how to" for sourcing Chinese equipment, importing used or new equipment and building construction from Design Institutes to building permit through construction and the Grand Opening. "-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references and index
Machine generated contents note: -- Introduction * Chapter 1: Why the Middle Kingdom? * Chapter 2 Thirteen Steps to Manufacturing in China * Section 2 -- Operating in the Middle Kingdom * Chapter 3 Selecting an Industrial Park * Chapter 4 Learning from other Companies' Experiences * Chapter 5 Environmental Regulations in China * Chapter 6 Utility Costs in China * Chapter 7 Investment Enticements * Chapter 8 Negotiating the Memorandum of Understanding * Chapter 9 -- Establishing Your Company * Section 3 -- It's Time to Build * Chapter 11 Sourcing Chinese Made Equipment * Chapter 12 Chinese Design Institutes * Chapter 13 Chinese Construction Companies * Chapter 14 New Building Construction in China * Section 4 * Chapter 15 -- Manufacturing in China -- Past and Future
OCLC Number: 714725055
ISBN/ISSN: 9780230120785