After Nine Years In Mexico, East Hartford Firm Reshores Work

SourceThe Hartford Courant
Date Published05/13/2015
Author NameBrian Dowling
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Horst Engineering
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):135
Year reshoring announced:2015
Offshore, work was done:Outsourced
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Country(ies) from which reshored:Mexico
City reshored to:East Hartford
State(s) reshored to:CT
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Medical Equipment/Supplies, Transportation Equipment
Product(s) reshoredPrecision Machined Components
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Supply chain interruption risk, Other, Undeveloped Workforce
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Skilled workforce availability/training
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