Two things significantly improve the quality of life – the mattress we sleep on and shoes. Every year, footwear production is increasing to meet the needs of the growing and enriching population. About 20 billion pairs of shoes are produced annually, including almost 13 billion pairs in China alone. Wenzhou is one of the major footwear manufacturing centers in China. If you want to import goods, the common practice is to familiarize yourself with the offer of producers displaying their products in the wholesale market and then paying a visit to the factory of the selected manufacturer to get to know the products and the company’s policy. When visiting the factory, you can go to trade shows taking place in the area. The planned visit must not coincide with the most important Chinese holidays, which usually do not fall on the same date every year.Continue reading
China is often called the World’s Factory. The reason is that China is the manufacturer producer in the world. In recent years, its value soared to an annual sum of 4 trillion USD, of which 2.5 trillion USD were exported. Due to their competitive prices and wide range of products, foreign companies often choose to source from Chinese factories. Let’s dive deep into the topic of factories in China.Continue reading
China is the absolute leader in the production of photovoltaic panels. According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), in 2017, the Chinese market accounted for half of the global demand for solar energy. Approximately 60% of the world’s production of the PV panels took place in China. The article below will present the largest solar panels manufacturers and production areas of PV panels in China.Continue reading
It would be unimaginable to live in a world where textiles are non-existent. We dress up and decorate our surroundings with fabrics. Around 83% of the globally produced textiles come from China. The largest production area of fabrics in China is in Keqiao. A quarter of global textile production is sold there on the wholesale market. When choosing a Chinese textile manufacturer, it is worth going to such a market to get to know the products, and then pay a visit to the factory of the company you are interested in. These types of visits can be combined with participation in trade shows, where you can also compare offers. Remember to choose the date of visit wisely –it should not be on the same day as the most important Chinese holidays, which usually don’t fall on the same date every year.Continue reading
Children quickly grow out of their wardrobe and shoes, which is why there is a huge demand for children’s clothes and accessories. China is the largest producer and exporter of clothing. In 2017 the value of the Chinese children’s clothing market was USD 26 billion. Zhili, known as the “city of children’s clothing”, stands out as the main children’s clothing production area in China. When thinking about importing this type of goods, it is worth looking into the offers of many manufacturers presenting their products in wholesale markets. Meeting the factory representative can be followed by visiting the factory. It is also common practice to participate in trade shows, for example in nearby Shanghai. It should be remembered, however, that such visits should not be paid during the most important Chinese holidays, which usually don’t fall on the same date every year.Continue reading
Levi Strauss and Jacob W. Davis, when designing durable denim jeans for farmers and miners, probably did not think that jeans would become the most common wardrobe piece in the world. It is estimated that 6 billion pairs of jeans are produced every year all around the world. Zengcheng in Guangzhou is an important region of jeans production in China. If you are thinking about importing jeans from Zengcheng, you should consider visiting its wholesale center, and if you are interested in the product of a certain manufacturer, pay a visit to his factory. It is also advantageous to combine visits with participation in trade fairs, for example, the famous Canton Fair. Keep in mind that this type of visit should not overlap with the most important Chinese holidays, which usually don’t fall on the same date every year.Continue reading
Footwear is an indispensable element of our everyday life. What is more, different occasions and circumstances require different kinds of shoes to protect or embellish our feet. After all, we cannot wear trainers for a business meeting or high heels for a mountain hike. That is why the footwear industry is significant and expanding according to consumer needs. Moreover, entrepreneurs are willing to turn to Chinese producers, as they offer goods of increasing quality at reasonable prices. Having considered the needs of those who are planning to import footwear from China, we would like to present a handful of useful information. One of the most crucial is the US tariffs on shoes from China.Continue reading
Stones are elegant, stylish and cool to touch. They are associated with luxury and sophistication. Stones are widely used in construction, as decoration and material for gravestones. For over a decade, China has been exporting over 20 million tons of stone every year. The largest base of China’s stone industry is in Xiamen. In Xiamen, the annual stone fair takes place. We recommend a visit to the factory combined with participation in the trade show for a better offer. It is worth considering the date of the visit – it should not coincide with the most important Chinese holidays, which may fall on a different date every year. How to get the best deals in this region of stone production in China?Continue reading
Sometimes we would like to enjoy the beautiful surroundings, but without devoting much of our energy to maintain it. Artificial flowers and plants are therefore ideal decorations. Manufactured flowers can be made of silk, soap petals and paper. Everyone will find something that will suit their taste, as they can be colorful and be molded in different shapes, unattainable in nature. China prides itself as one of the largest producers of these products. Tianjin is a production hub for such goods. Read further to get to know the characteristic of this region of artificial flower production in China. We encourage you to get acquainted with producers and familiarize yourself with their offer firsthand. Participation in trade fairs will be beneficial for the business. The planned visit should not, however, overlap with the most important Chinese holidays, which usually fall on a different date every year.
It seems that in today’s, so rapidly changing world, not using technological innovations is limiting. Most Chinese mobile phones, notebooks, displays, and other electronic products are exported, which makes China a global production base. Shenzhen being an unrivaled production area of electronics, is a place that will not let you down. We recommend participating in trade fairs and visiting Shenzhen electronics markets or the factory to make a successful deal. It’s worth remembering that visits of this type should not collide with the most important Chinese holidays, which usually don’t fall on the same date every year.