A ultimate guide to Canton Fair, Guangzhou, China

Posted on February 28, 2014  by Xixi  in Comprehensive Trade Shows, Exhibition   No Comments »
A ultimate guide to Canton Fair, Guangzhou, China

Canton Trade Fair Introduction Founded in the spring of 1957, the China Import and Export Fair (Namely Canton Fair, formerly known as Chinese Export Commodities Fair), referred to as the Canton Fair is currently the largest comprehensive international trade event with the best record in trading. Enjoying the reputation of “China’s best exhibition”, the fair […]

Custom Office’s Reponses to Foreign Travellors’ Questions Concerning Importing Automobiles to China Part 2

Posted on December 08, 2013  by Xixi  in China Customs, Importing from China   No Comments »
Custom Office’s Reponses to Foreign Travellors’ Questions Concerning Importing Automobiles to China Part 2

1. Tariff concerning questions on imported motor vehicles of permanent personnel and settled foreigners. Answer: According to national regulations, ports including Shanghai Port, Tianjin New Port, Dalian New Port and Guangzhou Huangpu Port are provided with import services of finished automobile. For detailed taxation information, please contact the customhouse of the handling port. In consideration […]

Automatic import license of China

Posted on December 06, 2013  by Xixi  in Documentation, Glossary, Knowledge   No Comments »
 Automatic import license of China

1. Definition Automatic import license refers to the import license for goods that require automatic import management legally issued by the issuing agency authorized by the Ministry of Commerce. In the automatic import licensing system, there is no limit to the number of the import licenses to be issued to the importer, that is, for […]

An Introduction to the China Compulsory Certification System (CCC or 3C certificate)

Posted on December 01, 2013  by Xixi  in Certification, Knowledge   No Comments »
An Introduction to the China Compulsory Certification System (CCC or 3C certificate)

In April 2001, the state council decided to combine China State Bureau of Quality with the State Administration for Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine to form the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China(in short, AQSIQ). And the National Notarization and Approval Supervision Committee shall be in charge of […]

Analysis of Chinese Diamond Market and Sales Channels

Analysis of Chinese Diamond Market and Sales Channels

In the past, consumers used to buy diamond rings from department stores. However, at present, increasing number of price-sensitive consumers would choose to purchase diamond from on line store or professionals diamond stores. According to statistics, in 2010, the Diamond B2C Website alone had stolen the market share of 5%, and in 3 to 5 […]

Due diligence in China: What to See When Visiting Chinese Factories Part 1

Posted on October 09, 2013  by Xixi  in Safe trading, Sourcing Knowledge   No Comments »
Due diligence in China: What to See When Visiting Chinese Factories Part 1

Seeing is believing. So when you choose or verify Chinese supplier, the most authentic way is to visit the supplier onsite, either by yourself or hiring a third party service. So what to see and what to check during the visit? 1) Meet with the owner A person has character, there are all kinds of […]

Chinese Jewelry E-commerce: Rivalry in full swing

Posted on October 04, 2013  by Xixi  in B2C Ecommerce, China Ecommerce, China Retail, Jewelry   No Comments »
Chinese Jewelry E-commerce: Rivalry in full swing

No industry can stay put in the e-commerce tide, and jewelry industry is no exception to this general rule. In recent years, many jewelry industries have launched online store, with the dazzling advertisement announcing their diamond of the same quality shall only be half the price of those sold in the shopping mall. As a […]

China Furniture Wholesale Market

Posted on August 08, 2013  by Xixi  in China Wholesale   No Comments »
China Furniture Wholesale Market

1. Lecong Furniture Wholesale Market Lecong Furniture Wholesale Market began to take shape in the 1980s, when the furniture factories in Shuiteng, Shunde gradually relocated on both sides of the 325 National Road and started their own sales outlets, which gradually form into today’s exclusive furniture stores and the Lecong furniture Mart. Extending approximately 5 […]

China Customs Intellectual Property Protection Status in 2012

Posted on May 13, 2013  by Xixi  in China Customs   No Comments »
China Customs Intellectual Property Protection Status in 2012

In order to crack down on the infringement of Intellectual property rights in import and export and maintain fair competition and economic order, in 2012, China Customs earnestly fulfilled the functions of supervision and administration of entry and exit in accordance with relevant laws and policies, actively carried out the enforcement of intellectual property rights […]

Custom Office’s Reponses to Foreign Travellors’ Questions Concerning Importing Automobiles to China Part 1

Posted on April 25, 2013  by Xixi  in China Customs   No Comments »
Custom Office’s Reponses to Foreign Travellors’ Questions Concerning Importing Automobiles to China Part 1

How can Staff of Foreign-funded Enterprises apply for importing vehicles for personal use ? In accordance with Measures of the Customs of the People’s Republic of China for the Supervision of the Entry and Exit of Articles for Personal Use of Long-term Non-resident Travelers (Order No. 194 of the General Administration of Customs), permanent personnel […]