China Rice Imports Reach Record High: Indepth Analysis

Posted on January 29, 2013  by Xixi  in China Export News, Export to China   1 Comment »
China Rice Imports Reach Record High: Indepth Analysis

A few days ago, the Wall Street Journal reported that the year 2012 witnessed a surprisingly large buyer in the global rice market: China. For decades, China’s continued growth in rice production makes Chinese exports of rice become far more than imports. However, at present, China’s record high import of rice from the global food […]

The Export of Chinese Medical Instruments Is at a Low Run

Posted on January 08, 2013  by Xixi  in General News, Importing from China   No Comments »
The Export of Chinese Medical Instruments Is at a Low Run

In the first half of the year 2012, the export growth of Chinese medical instruments is at a low run which is caused by the following factors combined together: the international market demand is not much; the world economic growth is lack of motivation; it is difficult for the recovery of the two largest economies […]

Brazil Made an Absolute Decree on the Anti-dumping of China’s Stainless Steel Tableware

Posted on December 26, 2012  by Xixi  in Anti Dumping, Legal, Policies   No Comments »

In December 6, 2012, Brazilian Foreign Trade Commission issued a proclamation. The proclamation decided to levy anti-dumping duties of 19.70 US dollars per kilogram on stainless steel tableware imported from China, and the tax calendar is five years. The mercosur tariff codes of the related products are 82111000, 82119100, 82152000 and 82159910.   In December, […]

China Import and Export Documents Forms and Samples – Complete List

Posted on December 24, 2012  by Xixi  in Documentation   49 Comments »
China Import and Export Documents Forms and Samples - Complete List

Documentation is one of the difficult parts of international trade, even for veteran importers and exporters. We often received emails  from China Import Magazine readers, seeking help for documentation preparation, application and issuing. It takes a while to compile the complete list of documents formats related with China import and export. If there is anything […]

The Analysis of China’s Automobile Exports in the First Half of 2012

Posted on November 24, 2012  by Xixi  in General News, Importing from China   No Comments »
The Analysis of China’s Automobile Exports in the First Half of 2012

In 2012, China’s automobile exports have slowed down. After swift growth of 53.2 percent in 2010 and 52.2 percent in 2011, the growth of China’s automobile exports have slowed down in the first half of 2012 and the year to year growth was only 17.7 percent. According to the Customs Information Network (www.haiguan.info),China has exported […]

Questions and Answers on Grounding Test, Voltage Proof Test and Leakage Current Test

Posted on September 17, 2012  by Xixi  in Importing from China, Quality Control   No Comments »
Questions and Answers on Grounding Test, Voltage Proof Test and Leakage Current Test

[Original] Why is it necessary to conduct the grounding resistance test? It is also known as grounding continuity test. The test should be conducted on all class I products. The purpose for the test is to ensure all conducting components of the product which can be touched by users and will turn to charged body […]

Test Item of CE Product

Posted on September 14, 2012  by Xixi  in Importing from China, Quality Control   No Comments »
Test Item of CE Product

1. Input Test: Test the power, the rotating speed (RPM), voltage of motor, current of motor and air volume (L/S) at different gears. Check if the heating wires become red.   2. Insulation Withstand Voltage Test Cover the sample’s surface with metal leaf. Input the voltage of 3,750V between the metal leaf and the plug […]

Test Item of UL Product

Posted on September 13, 2012  by Xixi  in Importing from China, Quality Control   No Comments »
Test Item of UL Product

1. Cover Strength Test Test method: Press the product at the position of air inlet and the air outlet vertically with a test finger whose diameter is 6.4mm*127mm. The force of the pressure should be 5 pounds and should last for one minute. Demand: During the test, the uninsulated electrified parts should not be touched […]

A Summary of Testing Procedures for Coating Adhesion of Electrical Products

Posted on August 31, 2012  by Xixi  in Importing from China, Quality Control   No Comments »
A Summary of Testing Procedures for Coating Adhesion of Electrical Products

First, Cross- Cutting Testing Procedure: 1. To cut a 10X10MM coated surface (flat) into 100 grids with a sharp knife, with each grid occupying an area of 1 mm2 (make sure all the incisions should show the base material and the cuts should not be tilted) 2. To attach 3M adhesive tape to the cut […]

Special Test Criteria for Electrical Products Laboratory

Posted on August 27, 2012  by Xixi  in Importing from China, Quality Control   No Comments »
Special Test Criteria for Electrical Products Laboratory

First, Coating Adhesion Cross- Cutting Test First of all, clean the surface of product for test with a piece of cotton cloth. Then cut a 10*10mmcoated surface (flat) into 100 grids with a sharp knife, with each grid occupying an area of1 mm*1mm(make sure all the incisions should show the base material and the cuts […]