Tag: sourcing agent

  • Latest tips Q&A about Canton Fair 

    Latest tips Q&A about Canton Fair 

    Latest tips Q&A about Canton Fair  Q: Is it worth going to the Canton Fair? A: The Canton fair provides a great opportunity this for buyers to meet their suppliers and build a rapport with them. The event also provides a chance to personally meet several exhibitors, negotiate prices and delivery terms, take a look…

  • How many wholesale markets are in Guangzhou city?

    How many wholesale markets are in Guangzhou city?

    How many wholesale markets are in Guangzhou city? Most foreign trade people know the Yiwu Commodity wholesale market in China. China’s domestic market has two selections of sources of products, one is from Zhejiang goods, other one is from Guangdong goods. These different district names represent different quality and prices and target consumers. In Zhejiang, shoes are…

  • You may meet the problem when working with a Chinese factory directly

    You may meet the problem when working with a Chinese factory directly

    – Uncontrolled production costs and the supplier trying to raise prices all the time – Your production is made by a company you don’t know – The supplier does not solve the problems found in the quality inspection Uncontrolled production costs and the supplier trying to raise prices all the time This is one of…

  • Chinese New Year shutdown – How to Prepare

    Chinese New Year shutdown – How to Prepare

    Chinese New Year shutdown – How to Prepare The Lunar New Year is a public holiday that is observed across multiple days in China mainland, Hongkong, Macau, Taiwan, North and South Korea, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Brunei. During this time people return to their hometowns to celebrate the holiday with their families.…

  • Something you need to know when you work with a manufacturer directly in China

    Something you need to know when you work with a manufacturer directly in China

    Something you need to know when you work with a manufacturer directly in China You need to be very clear in your requirements. Always ensure your technical packages are accurate.  There must be no room for assumptions in them or any grey areas. Chinese manufacturers tend to look for grey areas as a form of leverage. Probably it…

  • Warm reminder when you looking for a Chinese sourcing agent

    Warm reminder when you looking for a Chinese sourcing agent

    It is not mandatory to have a sourcing agent, but it can help a lot in my opinion. The sourcing work is mainly divided into online sourcing and offline sourcing.

  • What does the Chinese sourcing agent do?

    What does the Chinese sourcing agent do?

    What does the Chinese sourcing agent do? When it comes to importing from China, please be reminded there’s much more to international trade than just making sales, and therefore a qualified agent offers much more than a middleman which you would typically think of in another business case. Finance, logistics, regulation, and tax of international trade are…

  • What benefits of Chinese Sourcing agents provide?

    What benefits of Chinese Sourcing agents provide?

    What benefits of Chinese Sourcing agents provide? When you work with a Chinese agent, you need to know their main responsibility is to help you to deal with your purchasing task. It including: 1. Local Expertise and Knowledge 2. Supplier Identification and Verification 3. Negotiation and Price Optimization 4. Quality Control and Inspections 5. Logistics…

  • How to value the Chinese Sourcing agent?

    How to value the Chinese Sourcing agent?

    How to value the Chinese Sourcing agent? – If they registered in China mainland? – If they have a real office? – What do they think of the job? If you meet a company/people who just want quick money, that’s the potential risk, probably you should meet the problem of losing the payment, wasting much time, and…

  • 5 methods of how to look for a good Chinese sourcing agent?

    5 methods of how to look for a good Chinese sourcing agent?

    5 methods of how to look for a good Chinese sourcing agent? 1. Search on Google and you get a long list. However, if they are good at SEO (ranking on the first page), it still doesn’t mean they are the best in their work. You need to evaluate by responding speed, sourcing ability, product pricing, service fee,…