Far East business competition beaten by Welsh firms


Wales has lost thousands of manufacturing jobs to the low wage economies of the Far East.

But there is evidence that a combination of higher pay in countries like China and rising transportation costs mean there are opportunities to bring some of the work back.

The manufacturing organisation EEF Cymru is in the process of working out what impact is being made.

Business correspondent Nick Servini reports.

Work lost to Far East returning?

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