Multi-Product Firms and Product Quality


An overwhelming share of international trade is conducted by large firms that manufacture a broad variety of products instead of specializing in a limited set of goods. These multi-product firms typically concentrate sales in a few core products that generate the majority of cross-border flows and firm export profits. This briefing establishes new facts about multi-product firms using detailed customs data for China.


Manova, K.; Zhang Zhiwei. Multi-Product Firms and Product Quality. (2012) 2 pp.

Multi-Product Firms and Product Quality

Published 1 January 2012