Chinese vs. USA Molding: The Pro’s and the Con’s

In today’s aggressive business climate, entrepreneurs and large businesses alike must make one of the more important decisions – to manufacture their products in the United States or in China? At Extreme Molding, we compete against Chinese manufacturing quotes daily and know the comparison firsthand.

There are significant differences in the way molding business is done in China vs. the USA. Comparison charts to help make your decision are below:

Manufacturing in China

While the tooling investment can be lower – the quality of the material, the manufacturing method, and the inconsistency from batch to batch can be very difficult to overcome if there are any issues.

Pros and Cons chart of Manufacturing in China

Manufacturing in the United States

The quality from start to finish, and the guarantee that your US manufacturer is listening to your needs means that your products are safe, and your business is safe.


Would you like to manufacture in the USA?

Do you have questions about manufacturing in the USA? Extreme Molding of Watervliet, New York (USA) is a leader in custom injection molding of both plastics and silicones. To learn more about Extreme Molding and how we can help you, contact us.

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