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David Byrne

Posted: 26 July, 2019 - 14:53

The pervasive digitalization of daily life is ultimately to the credit of a tightly integrated manufacturing ecosystem centered in the Pacific Rim.  Relentless advances in efficiency drive down the cost of producing myriad electronic devices, including mobile phones, the key consumer platform for the latest wave of digitalization.  As these devices are distributed around the world, those falling production costs show through to consumer price trends.