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The Value of China Import Formula

Importing goods, especially from China, and selling them can make you a good profit and turn your business around.  Small or large companies are importing and few of them are Apple, Intel and Tiffany & Co. However, even if importing goods can change people's lives,...

Moving up the Importing Ranks

Transcription: Hi, Brendan Elias here. Now my question to you is what is your importing rank? Are you a private? Are you a corporal? Are you a major? Are you a lieutenant? Are you a general? Now let's have a bit of fun here because you can look at importing as having...

Cultural Differences

Transcription: Hi, Brendan here. Now let's talk about the social cultural differences between the East and the West. There are 5 points to consider. Firstly, understanding China, very few people will speak English. Most of them will speak Mandarin. The second point is...

Customs

Transcription: Hi, Brendan here from China Import Formula. Today's tip is how to pick a good customs broker. Now customs broker or customs agent depending where you're from is very important for 2 reasons. Firstly, a customs agent/customs broker will tell you whether...

Risk Management

Transcription: Hi, Brendan here from China Import Formula. Now one thing I will talk to you about today is risk management. You have to be on top of your risk. Now, remember there's a saying, "If you manage the downside, the upside will take care of itself." So look...

How to scale and grow your business

Transcription: Hi, Brendan here from China Import Formula. Now, one of the most important things that you need to know about when you start your importing business is how to grow and scale that business. Now I have 5 tips for you today for doing that. The first is...

Brendan Tips 4

Transcription: Hi, Brendan here from China Import Formula. Now one of the biggest concerns that new importers have is how do I know that I'm getting my product at the cheapest possible price? Well, there are 5 points that you need to consider when getting your product...

5 Ways To Choose A Product To Import

Transcription: Hi, Brendan here from China Import Formula. The biggest stumbling block that I find a lot of people have when they start importing from China is how to choose the right product. Which product out of all the products I could choose from should I pick to...

Finding Products to Import

Transcription: Hi, Brendan here from China Import Formula. Now, the question I get more often than not from people is, "Where do I go to find my products to import directly from China?" Well, there's two answers to this. One, is your trade fairs and secondly, at your...

What Currency to use when Importing

Transcription: Hi! Brendan here from China Import Formula. One of the questions I get all the time is, "How do you pay for your goods from China? What currency do you use? Do you use your local currency? Say, you're from Australia, will you pay in Australian dollars?...