This image released by Netflix shows Wong He, left, working with Kenny Taylor, centre, and Jarred Gibson, right, in the furnace tempering area of the Fuyao Glass America Factory in Dayton, Ohio, in the documentary film, American Factory. Photo: Netflix via Associated Press

How Fuyao, at the centre of the Obamas’ film American Factory, became a dominant player, and why it is under pressure now

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This image released by Netflix shows Wong He, left, working with Kenny Taylor, centre, and Jarred Gibson, right, in the furnace tempering area of the Fuyao Glass America Factory in Dayton, Ohio, in the documentary film, American Factory. Photo: Netflix via Associated Press
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