posted on Aug, 21 2014 @ 01:20 PM
a reply to: lostbook
There are plenty of people there. It's just high-tech capital-intensive manufacturing. They aren't using people's muscles, they're using their
brains, judgement and dexterity.
What you should think is remarkable is how much Tesla is making themselves, instead of outsourcing to Asia as is the prejudice of the top of the
The economic and management consequences are important---the design engineers are working right on the assembly line. The idea that people can move
manufacturing halfway across the planet and still retain high-profit design is a farce.
Look at Chinese mobile phones---now that they know the tricks how to make them efficiently, their own domestic companies are going to do great on
design and take over: Xiaomi.
Don't send your manufacturing anywhere!