By Karen M. Reddington, President, FedEx Asia Pacific
Just a few decades ago the buzz was all about 'off-shoring' - where manufacturing moved to cheaper cost bases such as China or Latin America.
Then came something of a reversal with 'near-shoring'...
"I think in the modern world, for business, you don't have the choice. You have to look at a much broader market than just the UK shores." - Stephen Bates, CEO, ITRS Group, Winners of The HSBC International Trade Awards 2009