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maybe im a noob but i thought having a strong currency was a good thing
Not if you selling to countries with weak currencies.
    
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Not if you selling to countries with weak currencies.
And Japan sells to U.S a lot, U.S has weaker currency that's getting even weaker.
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ah it makes sense now thanks guys.
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You can make anything at anywhere in any quality. Just happens to depend on the procedure, which is why being Japan made up ends up to be higher quality (since Chinese manufactoring is cheap).
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You can make anything at anywhere in any quality. Just happens to depend on the procedure, which is why being Japan made up ends up to be higher quality (since Chinese manufactoring is cheap).
Yep. I've seen high quality Chinese goods.
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You can make anything at anywhere in any quality. Just happens to depend on the procedure, which is why being Japan made up ends up to be higher quality (since Chinese manufactoring is cheap).
Yes but you will never walk into a dollar store and see something with "Made in Japan" written on.
    
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Yes but you will never walk into a dollar store and see something with "Made in Japan" written on.
Because Japan has 1st world salaries and better-than-1st workd quality standards.

There's the difference with China.
   
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post #18 of 25
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I like things that are made in Japan. They are always extremely high quality.
this^

and for the heavy mechanical works, Made in Germany is great.
USA is a equivalent but i still think Germany is superior
but for technology you really need to be at Japan!

I wouldnt know another country that has such a high quility tech products.
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post #19 of 25
my grandfather used to work in the Port in NJ and he said when the Giant Toyota ship would come in full of cars and japanese workers it was a sight to be seen he said they worked like robots, maybe its just the culture difference but Japans Work Ethic is second to none
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post #20 of 25
Made in Japan = Quality. To me anyway. That's a good reputation to have imo. Made in USA used to mean the same thing.
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