An electronics firm is considering how best to supply the world market for microprocessors used in consumer and industrial electronic products. a manufacturing plant costs approximately $500 million to construct and requires a highly skilled work force. the total value of the world market for this product over the next 10 years is estimated to be between $10 and $15 billion. the tariffs prevailing in this industry are currently low. should the firm adopt a concentrated or decentralized manufacturing strategy? what kind of location(s) should the firm favor for its plant(s)?
the answer is c. increased demand
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