Escalating inputs costs in China along with slowdown in steel sector has slightly reduced China's manufacturing lucrativeness. Meanwhile, labor costs in China rose by 10-15% in 2014.

Heavy equipment and appliances manufacturers are realigning their supply chains to explore other low cost alternatives, while at the same time focusing on technological innovation to drive sales. Several manufacturers are exploring material innovation and are also deploying commodity market analysis to reduce costs.

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