Frequently asked questions
No matter what size your company, EAS Sourcing is here to help you import goods from China. Please find below a list of Frequently Asked Questions about the product sourcing, import process.
I want to import but I don’t know where to start
We will guide you through the complete process. We source the product manufacturer for you, provide samples and freight the product to your door. You benefit from the cost advantage of importing goodsdirectly from China, without the hassle of the importing process itself.
Do I have to fill in a lot of paperwork?
EAS Sourcing takes care of all the paperwork for you. We can deal with the factories, freight companies and customs on your behalf saving you time.
What about quality – how do you guarantee this with imported products?
Based in China, our dedicated Quality Egineers monitor the manufacturing process and inspect your finished products before they leave China. We report to you on the product quality so you don’t get any nasty surprises when your goods arrive.
How do you negotiate the best price?
Due to accessible market comparisons, we can negotiate a better price than those from overseas. Many overseas buyers simply do not have the experience or knowledge of the local market.
How do I know you aren’t charging a lot on top?
EAS Sourcing provide a transparent fee and pricing structure upfront and provide you with a cost per item.
I don’t understand freighting or insurance?
EAS Sourcing will take care of this for you. We have negotiated exceptionally competitive rates with international freight companies, customs and insurance brokers.
How long does it take for my goods to arrive?
This depends on the type of product, quantity ordered and freight used. You’ll be provided with a complete timeline so you know where your product is and when to expect your shipment.
How do you update me on where my shipment is?
EAS Sourcing has the facility to track your shipment at every point in the process. We’ll be able to tell you your goods’ exact location from the port, on the water, in the air or on the street.
Can you get samples and quotes from different manufacturers?
You provide us a reference sample of the product and quality that you need. We will make sure you will receive the same or better quality against a better price.
What restrictions are there on importing goods from China?
Because we import so many different products, we have a good idea what the issues are – and when we don’t know, we know how to find out. We will provide you with any information relevant to importation restrictions. Depending on your particular product or industry, there may be quarantine requirements or customs regulations.