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Foley & Lardner lawyers are busy helping clients reassess their supply chain needs as a growing number of U.S. manufacturers move operations out of China in an effort to avoid disruptions like those that have arisen during the COVID-19 health emergency.

The United States and Mexico are the preferred destinations for those looking to reduce exposure to China as manufacturers prioritize stability and resilience over low costs and lean inventory, according to a survey the firm conducted of more than 140 manufacturing executives in North America during June and July.

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Amy Guthrie

Amy Guthrie is Law.com International's Latin America correspondent, based in Mexico City. She covers legal and business issues, including law firms, in-house counsel, and regulatory matters across Latin America. She can be reached at [email protected]

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