china

Home - Posts tagged: china

Sourci’s Guide to Importing from China to Australia

The Sourci team are using their resources and years of experience to give a crash course and some advice for people and businesses importing from China to Australia.   Importing From China to Australia – A Snapshot   Australia and China have a long-standing export and import relationship, China has been a big purchaser of[...]
Read More

What’s an MOQ and why is it important?

It’s really common for first-time importers to be a little shocked when finding out the Minimum Ordering Quantity (MOQs) of their products after making a few inquiries with international manufacturers online. You will find that just about all categories and industries have reasonably high MOQs that often make it difficult to get into as a[...]
Read More

Why Does Apple Manufacture in China?

Foxcon Apple's Chinese Manufacturer
If you take a look at the back of your iPhone, iPad, or any Apple product you have, you’ll see ‘Assembled in China’. Many people wonder why Apple has chosen to outsource all of its production overseas, specifically to China. Many believe Apple are just out to make tons of money and that’s the sole[...]
Read More

What do Trump’s Steel Tariffs Mean for Australia?

Australia has an established relationship with the United States. But on the other hand, China is Australia’s top trade partner. Our economy greatly depends on both countries.  All this talk of a potential trade war could have Australia in-between two allies. But are Trump’s steel tariffs really a big concern for Australia? What will happen?[...]
Read More

Why We No Longer Fear ‘Made in China’

For many, ‘Made in China’ is the same as cheap and lousy. It’s become a stereotype. However, this was not always the case. In the past, people viewed Chinese products positively. Products like tea and furniture were considered unique. It was high-quality and offered cultural value. But when China started to mass-produce for so many[...]
Read More

FREE Sourcing Cheat Sheet

woman with phone and laptop
Sourcing for products overseas has been one of the go-to moves for most young entrepreneurs today. Products abroad are comparatively cheaper than the ones from the home base. Reduced costs of labor and materials make up this benefit. This statement especially holds true when sourcing from the East; more specifically, in China. For years now,[...]
Read More