Where are Bosch cordless professional drills made.
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Can anyone tel me where Bosch professional cordless drills are made, which country?
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Malaysia, is what it says on the ones I've seen.
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Hi guys,

Holdt_dk is right, the majority are made in Malaysia. However I feel it's worth pointing out ( as I did in the "How important is 'made in Germany' to you?" thread ) that the fact these products are made in east Asian countries does not affect the production quality of the tools themselves. I understand there can sometimes be pre-conceptions about the quality of a product based on where that product was manufactured, however Bosch's production plants are all ran to the highest of standards - in keeping with our German heritage.

Bob
 
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On the subject of "How important is 'made in Germany' to you?" (can't find that thread), I'd say that for me, it's something I'd consider important Bob. There's always a part of me slightly relieved when the tool arrives stamped with "made in Germany/Switzerland". And not because of quality concern so much but, more that there have been a number of studies/reports over the years concerning what amounts to slave labour practices in electronics factories in Malaysia.
The practice of indentured servitude is rife in the country (around a third of workers). I would like to think Bosch doesn't have a finger in this particular pie but like other large manufacturers caught on the hop (Apple for example), do they/you even have the means to know and constantly monitor the workforce or those of subcontractors in the country?
This isn't meant to bash Malaysia but does appear an unfortunate reality. As a mere grunt, my only influence on such matters is to make the choice where possible, for a German/Swiss made over Malaysian made.
For most I'm sure it's not a concern and might cause some eye rolling but I find myself becoming a soft git as I age.
Industry Week - 'Modern Slavery' in Malaysia Electronics Factories
 
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Here is the thread:

https://www.bosch-professional.com/gb/en/community/category/-made-in-germany-how-important-is-made-in-to-you/391640-t/391639#id391639
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Maybe germany

But i try search Bosch GBM 350 in this site, but can't find. this series just for asia or ?
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Why is important where tools are made?  Because after living 7 years in China, I am convinced that regardless the brand, quality of goods are crap.  It doesn't matter if country or origin is Malaysia, or any other Asian country... most of the manufacure is made in China.
When consumers pick a brand is because reputation of its quality, and even in 100 years China will match the quality of any European country.  
Most of the companies produce in China because labor cost is very cheap but Chinese don't live anymore as Chinese, they like to live like Europeans therefore the only way to reduce price on their products is either using very low quality materials or very untrained workforce.
And still Bosch as every other high quality brand makes a huge difference in price as they use this benefit to increase their benefits....  The same place where a high end brand is produced, produces everything else!!!! 

In summary, I don't buy any more Bosch if I don't see MADE IN GERMANY... and Bosch should stop getting people confused saying "DESGINED IN GERMANY" ....