Avnan Team

Shipping Delays Persist Thanks to Container Imbalance and Other Factors

As the world begins to emerge from the pandemic, there’s a lot of pent-up shopping demand. People saved their money at record-breaking rates, and now they’re ready to start spending again. Unfortunately, the massive desire for goods that originate in China is putting additional strain on an already taut supply chain – and all that …

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Four Questions with Sameh Nakoula, Senior Accountant

How would you describe your role at Avnan? As senior accountant, I: Ensure the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions. Prepare and record asset, liability, revenue, and expenses entries by compiling and analyzing account information. Maintain and balance subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, and reconciling transactions and resolving discrepancies. …

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Why It’s Important to Have “Boots on the Ground” for Your China-based Manufacturing Project

When manufacturing overseas, it’s wise to choose a contract manufacturing partner that has in-country personnel to oversee your project. This may sound basic and obvious, but not every contract manufacturer or North American support partner can guarantee that they have team members, or even close partnerships with facilities, in China. Here’s why it’s important. Quality …

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‘Slidings’ Replacing Blank Voyages as Ocean Carriers Stretch Transit Times

Even as the holiday shipping rush comes to an end, most North America ports, particularly on the West Coast, are still reporting long delays related to the unloading of cargo ships. Vessels are frequently spending several days anchored just off the coast, awaiting a berthing spot. At the same time, warehouses near the ports, which …

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Avnan Will Exhibit at Virtual Engineering Week, November 30 – December 4, 2020

Avnan, the Ontario-based electronics manufacturing solution that empowers OEMs to fulfill their design, validation and production needs quickly and cost-effectively, will participate in Virtual Engineering Week, an all-new digital event connecting global design, engineering and manufacturing communities. Showcasing hundreds of virtual exhibitor booths spanning medtech, automation, design, packaging, plastics and quality, this event offers the opportunity to explore the latest …

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Where in the World Should Your Electronic Products be Manufactured? (VIDEO)

While China is the global leader in electronic production, they are not the only player. In the face of a global pandemic, new tariffs and other challenges, areas like Taiwan, Vietnam and India also offer skilled labour, low prices and other advantages worthy of consideration. Allan Read, COO of Avnan, explains the best options for …

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