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Unformatted text preview: -Cost: is it cheaper?-Logistics: cheaper to produce locally if the transportation costs are significant?-Market: significant local market?-Natural resources: obtaining access to local resources or commodities?-Know-how: access to local technology or business process knowledge-Customers and competitors: company’s client or competitors operate in the country?-Policy: local incentives for investing in one country versus another?-Ease: straightforward to invest and set up operations in the country?-Culture: workforce already skilled for the company’s need or will training be required -Impact: will it impact company’s revenue?-Expatriation of funds: easily take profits out of the country-Exit: easily exit from a local investment?...
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- Spring '13