Portugal takes up leading role in trend to reshore production to Europe

ÁGUEDA, Portugal - The timing couldn’t be better: lead-times of more than 6 months for essential components while demand continues to escalate. The impact on the market is increasing and accelerating the trend of close-to-market production. Portugal wants to take a leading role in this reshoring trend. How quickly is the country's industry developing?
ABIMOTA consultants Sergio Gonçalves and Sergio Ribeiro and Secretary General Gil Nadais at ABIMOTA’s well-equipped in-house inspection and testing laboratory. – Photo Jo Beckendorff