INSIGHT - Prison labor helps U.S. solar company manufacture at home

Date Published06/10/2015
Author NameNichola Groom
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Suniva
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company a contract manufacturer?Yes
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Year reshoring announced:2012
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2015
Country(ies) from which reshored:China
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Computer & Electronic Products
Product(s) reshoredSolar panels
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Lead time/Time to market, Other, Unicor and federal repatriation
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