Already, several technology giants have shifted production back to the U.S. Google (GOOG)chief Eric Schmidt said it costs about the same to produce its Texas-made Moto X device locally as it would in Asia.
Bringing manufacturing jobs back home
Apple(AAPL) boss Tim Cook made a big splash last year when he announced production of some Mac computers would be shifted to America.
But a stronger push by technology firms to manufacture in the U.S. is unlikely. Most component suppliers for tech companies are based in Asia, while China has far more skilled engineers needed to meet swelling global demand for smartphones and devices than the United States.