“Manufacturers and other critics, including Democratic and Republican lawmakers in Congress, contend that China’s currency system puts U.S. companies at a big competitive disadvantage and has contributed to the loss of U.S. factory jobs.”
While topics like currencies and international trade rules might not be the domain of most of us lean manufacturing practioners, issues like these are definitely impacting our competitiveness in the U.S.
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