Mold Cost Brochure

The American Mold Builders Association (Roselle, IL) released a new, expanded version of its popular Know the True Cost of Your Molds brochure that contains valuable information to help mold buyers compare the cost of purchasing molds offshore versus the U.S.

The American Mold Builders Association (Roselle, IL) released a new, expanded version of its popular Know the True Cost of Your Molds brochure that contains valuable information to help mold buyers compare the cost of purchasing molds offshore versus the U.S. The new brochure contains actual case studies comparing the total product cost (mold, molding, assembly and shipping, etc.) if purchased in the U.S. versus China. The brochure was produced with input from Steve DeHoff of Stress Engineering, a consulting firm that works with OEMs to evaluate their outsourcing needs. This informational brochure will help mold purchasers determine the most cost-effective methods to meet product manufacturing requirements.

It offers a straightforward method in which mold manufacturers and molders can educate their customers about other, less visible costs that may be involved in offshore outsourcing, with the goal of helping OEMs source work in the U.S. more cost-effectively. It is available at no charge. OEMs, mold buyers, mold manufacturers and anyone in the industry interested in understanding cost versus price may receive up to 25 copies for free.