PassageMaker - Trust & Transparency in China

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Supply Chain Management

Outsource your Strategic Sourcing (SS) and tactical Supply Chain Management (SCM) functions to the Asia-based professionals at PassageMaker. Read more

Contract Manufacturing

Assembly, inspection and custom packaging at PassageMaker's ISO-compliant assembly center in China. Read more

Factory Formation

Want a dedicated production line in China, but don’t want the headaches of operating a facility on the other side of the globe? Put “your factory” inside PassageMaker's factory! Read more

Tool & Die Steward

Who is looking after your tool and dies in China? Is your IP protected? Tooling maintained? PassageMaker's Tool & Die Steward is the solution. Read more

Joint Ventures

In cases where the production space and staffing requirements are substantial, the client and PassageMaker may form a Joint Venture at a new facility in China. Read more

Venture Capital

For a select group of clients, PassageMaker is willing to offer capital and/or reduced services fees in exchange for equity. Read more

Sell to China

PassageMaker can provide the infrastructure and expertise needed to deliver product to your China-based customers. Read more

China Sourcing News

Read Our Latest Publications About Sourcing In China

Tooling and molds: Inside look at tricks suppliers play with VAT and Amortization

Tooling and molds: Inside look at tricks suppliers play with VAT and Amortization

Any VAT rebate on made-in-China tooling? Should I amortize the tooling? A foreign buyer of Chinese plastic products asks: I am aware that VAT is applicable for the...

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Dedicated production line in China: w/out the headache of a JV or WFOE.

Dedicated production line in China: w/out the headache of a JV or WFOE.

Ben, representing a venture capital firms, writes PassageMaker to ask: I’m trying to help a venture backed company whose supplier’s factory is missing some licenses...

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Podcast: China Sourcing: “broken down into straight up, actionable advice”

Podcast: China Sourcing: “broken down into straight up, actionable advice”

My good friend, and serial entrepreneur, Mike Michelini is the host of the fun, information and informative “Global From Asia” podcast “where the daunting task of...

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VAT Leak: Selling a made-in-China product to a China based customer

VAT Leak: Selling a made-in-China product to a China based customer

VAT Issues when selling a made-in-China product to a China based customer This question comes in from a client in the USA: My Bill of Material (BOM) is made in China...

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Insider’s look at the impact of the economic slowdown, rising costs & payment issues when China sourcing

Insider’s look at the impact of the economic slowdown, rising costs & payment issues when China sourcing

I recently had an interview about China sourcing with a reporter from Thomson Reuters. Here are some excerpts on the following topics: Impact of economic slowdown...

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What Customers Are Saying About PassageMaker

Don't just take our word for it, take a look at what our customers have to say.

I would like to express our deepest gratitude and appreciation for the assistance provided to us by PassageMaker. We have received exemplary service! (more…)

Many consultants, trading companies and manufacturers understand in “theory” how to source in China, but PassageMaker is successfully turning theory into reality. (more…)

Throughout the PassageMaker structure, I have found nothing but the sort of people who I can trust. They have a palpable level of honesty, integrity and character! (more…)

The folks from PassageMaker made it easy for us to produce in China and I cannot tell you how fortunate I am to have met them, actions speak louder than words!! (more…)

PassageMaker is our “Feet on the Street” an interface between our US office and two Chinese manufacturers. You will have no problems with confidentiality. (more…)

  • We received Exemplary Service
  • Turning Theory into Reality
  • Honesty, Integrity and Character
  • Actions Speak Louder Than Words
  • Our Feet on the Street

Meet the Management Team

Managing over 250 Million USD worth of Products

Jack

Jack

General Manager

Jane

Jane

Projects Supervisor

Aaron

Aaron

Factory Manager (Buji Assembly Center)/ Sr. Project Manager/ Engineer

Adam

Adam

Senior Manager

Simon

Simon

Senior Account Manager

Mikel

Mikel

Engineer/Account Manager