5 Common Mistakes When Sourcing From China

5 Common Mistakes When Sourcing From China

Lets discuss 5 simple common mistakes that we see people fall into time and time again when sourcing in China. 

1. Assuming The End Product Matches the Sample

The products that suppliers share with you, the potential customer, are the best they can make, and they know it. Follow our tips and tricks to ensure that you don’t get duped into thinking that their sample is always repeatable!

2. Expecting Things To Run Smoothly

If you are managing the project remotely, with no one in daily contact through your crucial sourcing phases; things very rarely run to time or budget. Have a look at our educational material to learn how you can avoid this.

3. Basing Your Supplier on Price Alone

Don’t forget; you get what you pay for! Use our team of experts to ensure the factory and production line is what they say it is!

4. Failing to Vet Suppliers Correctly

The products that suppliers share with you, the potential customer, are the best they can make, and they know it. Follow our tips and tricks to ensure that you don’t get duped into thinking that their sample is always repeatable!

5. Chinese Contract Legality

Don’t expect the Chinese legal system to protect the foreigner in conflict resolution. Let us, utilising our team of experts on the ground ensure that you get the representation that you require.

 

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