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7/11/2010 Shanghai— Factory workers demanding better wages and working conditions are hastening the eventual end of an era of cheap costs that helped make southern coastal China the world’s factory floor.

A series of strikes over the past two months have been a rude wake-up call for the many foreign companies that depend on
China’s low costs to compete overseas, from makers of Christmas trees to manufacturers of gadgets such as the iPad.

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