Importing machinery from China to the EU

Machinery is one of the leading Chinese export products’ groups. It takes second place right after electrical and electronic equipment. Moreover, duty rates on machines from China are relatively low, making their import beneficial to European companies. In this article, we cover the topic of importing machinery from China to the EU. Find out what their production areas and customs rates out. Check importers’ obligations for machinery.

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What is the Unified Social Credit Code?

When importing from China, you’ll come across some terms that are crucial to know. One of them is the Unified Social Credit Code (USCC). This code is issued to all registered companies and various organizations throughout Mainland China. What exactly is this number, and why is it so important? How to check Unified Social Credit Identifier and where to find it?

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Power outages in China – How will they influence import?

The last days have been tough for both Chinese factories and whole production chains, and citizens—problems with the electricity supply appeared in the country, engendering temporary power cuts and even long-lasting blackouts. As a result, it caused slowing down the work in factories or even the complete discontinuation of production. If this situation lasts for a more extended period, it will significantly impede trade with China. Why have power outages in China appeared? What should importers do?

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Importing electronics from China to the EU

Electronics is one of the most often imported groups of goods from China. The demand for electric and electrical appliances is constantly high, and the duty rates for such products are extremely low. Both these factors mean that importing this type of goods may be a beneficial idea for a business. We present all you need to know about importing electronics from China to the EU. Check the duty rates and importers’ obligations.

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Trade fairs in China 2022

The coronavirus epidemic has rocked international trade and heavily influenced methods of establishing cooperation with China. Chinese trade shows, which gather importers from all around the world every year, since 2020 has been continuously canceled or postponed. Some of them were moved to the online sphere to face up to the new reality. How will the trade fairs in China look like in 2022? Will there be a possibility to attend such events offline?

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Importing furniture from China to the US

China, known as the world’s largest exporter of goods, does not lack factories producing roughly every type of furniture at competitive prices. As the demand for furniture increases, importers are willing to search for suppliers that offer high-quality products for relatively low prices. However, importers in the United States should pay particular attention to issues such as duty rates or safety regulations. In this article, we give some tips on how to excel in importing furniture from China to the US.

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How to buy on Made-in-China?

Chinese online shopping platforms are extremely popular. International consumers more and more often order products from AliExpress and are not afraid of buying goods from China. There are also sites dedicated to wholesale trade, such as Made-in-China. It’s a B2B (business to business) portal, which means it’s devoted to larger imports and not to buying by an individual client. The website was launched in 1998 in Nankin by John’s Shen initiative. Made-in-China is also available in the app form for both Android and iOS systems.

In this article, we’ll show you how to place an order on Made-in-China step by step.

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Importing pet accessories from China to the EU

The Chinese pet accessories market has grown in recent years and keeps developing. Manufacturers of such goods aim to please their consumers, offering various animal supplies, like beds, toys, clothing, and food. Chinese intelligent products for pets are also gaining popularity due to their innovation and convenience. In this article, we cover every aspect of importing pet accessories from China to the EU. Check their production areas, duty rates, importers’ obligations, and more.

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Canton Fair 2021 – Autumn Edition

Well-known among importers of Chinese products, Canton Fair, is coming back in its 130th edition. In 2020 the coronavirus epidemic forced organizers to launch an online version of the event. As a result, the fair, which previously hosted around 200,000 visitors in Guangzhou, was held online three times. The upcoming edition of this famous event will take place both online and offline for the first time. What the Canton Fair 2021 – Autumn Edition will look like?

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