PassageMaker is a proud sponsor of the not-for-profit China Sourcing Information Center. The CSIC in conjunction with PassageMaker offers a range of free educations resources to international buyers. Here are links to the “best of” CSIC content for this month. Enjoy!
ask the experts Q&A
Quote of the month
“If you aren’t explicit about what you want, you will get exactly what you didn’t ask for. And without a signed, formal Purchase Order you have next to no legal recourse in China should something go wrong.” – Mike Bellamy, Author of “The essential reference guide to China sourcing” on the subject of QC and PO’s.
Videos of the month
Common Mistake #9: ‘Registering your intellectual property after you have been knocked off’
Common Mistake #8: ‘Arm’s length buying’
Common Mistake #7: ‘Leaky contracts’
Common Mistake #6: ‘Payments not liked to performance’
Common Mistake #5: ‘Who’s the project manager?’
Common Mistake #4: ‘Failure to conduct due diligence and verify key information’
Common Mistake #3: ‘Failure to audit the factory/ Falling for the golden sample’
Mike’s China Sourcing Blog