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Comprehensive Cost Factor Based Analysis of Chinese Tire Industry: An International Comparative Study


Abstract The current study combines field study, survey study, and public financial reports, and conducts an in-depths comprehensive study of the cost of the global tire industry. By comparing the price and the total cost structure of standardized tire products, we investigate Chinese tire industry’s global competitiveness, especially in light of China’s fast increasing labor cost. By constructing a comprehensive cost index (CCI), this dissertation estimates the evolution and forecasts the trend of global tire industry’s cost structure. Based on our empirical analysis, we provide various recommendations for Chinese tire manufacturers, other manufacturing industries, and foreign trade policy makers.
Created Date 2015
Contributor Zhang, Ning (Author) / Zhu, Ning (Advisor) / Shen, Wei (Advisor) / Chen, Hong (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Business / Finance / Economics / Competitiveness / Cost Advantage / International Trade Policy / Manufacturing / Tire Industry
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 172 pages
Language Chinese
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Note Doctoral Dissertation Business Administration 2015
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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