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Mike Bellamy
Mike Bellamy

Advisory Board Member & Featured Blogger at the not-for-profit China Sourcing Information Center (www.ChinaSourcingInfo.org). Author of “The Essential Reference Guide to China Sourcing” and founder of PassageMaker Sourcing Solutions. Mike is co-founder of CSA, the China Sourcing Academy.

Hoverboard Factory Visits What To Know

Eight Questions Importers Need to Ask Before Ordering a Hoverboard in China

A Hoverboard Factory Visit By Neale G O’Connor Recently there has been a spate of incidents concerning exploding hover boards across many countries, leading some...

A Pricier China – Buyers Keep Faith But Smarten Strategies

The relationship between buyer and supplier is maturing as the focus expands beyond cost to long-term benefits The era of cheap Chinese goods may be nearing an end but,...

China Whispers By Ben Chu Book Review

China Whispers: Why everything you’ve heard about China is wrong

The official introduction to the book: CHINESE WHISPERS tugs aside this age-old curtain of distortion in a powerful counterblast to modern assumptions about China. By...

Online Supplier Directories China

Why Deb in Canada is pissed off at the supplier directories

Why Canadian buyer is so mad at Alibaba and made-in-China.com Debora in Canada writes: Please help to refer me and my associate to legitimate suppliers for USB flash...

Chinese Supplier Blackmailing Buyers

What to do when supplier breaks the contract and blackmails your deposit

Chinese supplier ignored the contract and holding my order hostage. Tom writes: Hi Mike, We met at your Global Sources conference in Hong Kong. One of the criteria for...

Paying Deposit To Chinese Suppliers

Chinese Supplier got my Deposit, now Ignores me. What to do?

Supplier didn’t ship the order and kept our deposit. What to do? Rajvansh in Dubai asks: We have placed an order to a Chinese supplier for Paper Bags. The supplier is...

Import From China Sourcing Agents

Why would you pay a factory an agency fee to import?

Is it legit for the factory to request buyer pays agency fee? Mohamed in Egypt writes: I’m import artificial grass from a China company and they offer me agency for...

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