How to Read a Shipping Quotation
Regardless of your experience in international freight forwarding, logistic quotations can seem like they have a lot of line items, and at times, are difficult to understand. This guide will walk you through each line item that might be found on an international shipping location when importing into the United States.Our guide highlights the mandatory charges...
Why You Should Use A Local Freight Forwarder In China
When importing from China, the shipping process either intimidates the importer, or places them in the back seat. Shipping plays a huge role in the supply chain and because of this, every importer needs to plan ahead and understand how the process works in order to maximize their return.
Environmentally Friendly Ways of Manufacturing in China
How many individual products have you produced in the lifetime of your business? How many plastic bags were thrown away after your products arrived at your customer's doors? How much carbon emissions have gone into the atmosphere because of your brand?
Start Expecting Production and Lead Time Increases from Chinese Suppliers
When dealing with suppliers in China, production and lead times are always an important factor to consider in your supply chain and inventory management planning. Typically, buyers start seeing increased lead times with their suppliers starting in around mid-July or early August.
6 Common Mistakes Americans Make When Sourcing & Importing From China
This infographic will get you on track when importing from China. Ecommerce sellers from the USA who sell on Amazon, Shopify, Ebay, Jet, WalMart or any other channel tend to make the same basic mistakes when they buy direct from China.
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