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Respond to Localization Pressures in EMEA

Respond to Localization Pressures in EMEA

$ 1,297.00

This report provides context about what to expect in terms of localization conditions going forward, as well as a structured framework for evaluating and comparing candidates for localization. This is helpful not only for balancing conflicting demands from within the organization, but also for narrowing down the countries that truly deserve the resource- and time-intensive feasibility analysis for local manufacturing.

Overview, Table of Contents & Sample Pages below

Overview

Pressure on multinationals to manufacture locally in a diverse range of emerging markets in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) has been intensifying over the past several years.

Because of strategic and resource constraints, EMEA leaders often face dilemmas in selecting which markets require a shift toward local production in this environment.These will only become more acute in the next several years, so EMEA leadership teams need a structured, objective process to assess which markets they should prioritize for localization.

This report provides context about what to expect in terms of localization conditions going forward, as well as a structured framework for evaluating and comparing candidates for localization. This is helpful not only for balancing conflicting demands from within the organization, but also for narrowing down the countries that truly deserve the resource- and time-intensive feasibility analysis for local manufacturing.

What you will learn

  • What are the main pressures businesses face in the Europe, Middle East & Africa region
  • How will localization pressures force companies to rethink their future trajectories
  • Which countries will be impacted the greatest

 
What you will receive

  • Immediate access to the 63-page PDF report
  • Exclusive email updates covering emerging markets business topics
  • Special discounts on future report purchases

 

Table of Contents

  • Executive Summary3
  • Pressures on MNCs to localize are growing4
  • Protectionist measures have been rising5
  • The stakes are likely to get higher6
  • MNCs face dilemmas on localization7-8
  • Balance competing demands9
  • Suggested process for evaluating tradeoffs10
  • Use diagnostics to compare options11
  • Step 1: Understand the Drivers of Localization Pressures & Their Future Trajectory12
  •   Drivers of Localization Pressures in EMEA13
  •   Slower Demand Growth14
  •   FX Depreciation15
  •   Government Policies: Sticks and Carrots16
  •   Fiscal Pressures17
  •   Diversification Priorities18-19
  •   Short-Term Forex Issues20
  •   Job-Creating Mandate21
  •   Ideological Priorities22
  •   Key EMEA Markets: Localization Pressures23
  •   Diagnostic #1: Localization Pressures24
  • Step 2: Assess Fundamental Market Attractiveness for Localization25
  •   Assessing Market Attractiveness26
  •   1. Market Size27
  •   2. Labor Quality and Cost28
  •   3. Raw Materials: Availability and Cost29
  •   4. Infastructure Quality30
  •   5. Availability of Incentives31
  •   6. Tariffs and Non-Tariff Barriers32
  •   7. Cost of Insuring Against Risk33
  •   8. Taxes34
  •   9. Local Supply Chain Quality35
  •   10. Property and Investor Rights Protection36
  •   Diagnostic #2: Market Attractiveness37-39
  • Step 3: Analyze the Gap and Compare Markets for Investment40
  •   Diagnostic #3: Gap Analysis41-42
  •   Next Steps for Low-Score Markets43
  • Key EMEA Market Analysis: Localization Pressures and Fundamental Attractiveness
  •   EMEA Markets: Comparative View 45-46
  •   Turkey: Attractiveness47
  •   Turkey: Localization Pressures48
  •   Saudi Arabia: Attractiveness49
  •   Saudi Arabia: Localization Pressures50
  •   South Africa: Attractiveness51
  •   South Africa: Localization Pressures52
  •   Russia: Attractiveness53
  •   Russia: Localization Pressures54
  •   Nigeria: Attractiveness55
  •   Nigeria: Localization Pressures56
  •   Egypt: Attractiveness57
  •   Egypt: Localization Pressures58
  •   Algeria: Attractiveness59
  •   Algeria: Localization Pressures60
  •   Iran: Attractiveness61
  •   Iran: Localization Pressures62
  • About Frontier Strategy Group63

Sample Pages

EMEA - stakes likely to get higher

EMEA Diversification Priorities

Key EMEA Markets Localization Pressures

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