The World’s Biggest Electronics Event

From left: Shaher Husein, Camilo Tafurth, Mike Bellamy, and Godefroy Delteil I attended my very first trade fair at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Autumn Edition) this October.  Thankfully, I went with Mike Bellamy, Advisory Board Member & Featured Blogger at the not-for-profit China Sourcing Information Center, who’s been attending the fair regularly for many…

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Buyers Turn to Cheaper Markets to Counter Yuan

China’s exporters may see fewer orders for low-end products in the months ahead. More than half of respondents to a Global Sources’ survey of buyers of China products say they will be increasing their sourcing from other countries. This comes in response to rising export prices from China, driven by escalating costs and expected strengthening of the yuan.

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Can We Trust Our Suppliers?

Many buyers at the Chinese and Hong Kong fairs fail to consider that they may be buying products protected by law as intellectual property (“IP”) not owned by that supplier.

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