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The rising labor costs for companies that supply Chinese goods to the West may result in higher consumer prices. The NYT reports.
Coach, the U.S. accessories brand, is planning to shift up to half of its manufacturing out of China to escape rising labour costs at the same time as it moves aggressively to expand its sales in the country. The FT reports.
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