Post COVID-19 value chains: reshoring production back to Europe

16-03-2021 - 09:34 INTA
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Against the background of supply shortages with respect to medical products during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the shift in the international order towards geopolitical rivalry between the US and China, reshoring of production has become a topical issue in the recent EU policy debate. The study for INTA committee discusses economic and political justifications for reshoring with respect to security of supply concerns and the debate on the EU’s strategic autonomy.