3 Common Chinese Supplier Problems

by Julian Righetti on December 13, 2012 in China Trade ,

One of the most common Chinese supplier problems I hear about from importers is something like, “they haven’t emailed me in 2 weeks and the delivery date is tomorrow.” Below are some of the common Chinese supplier problems we see and how to prepare for them.

1. Supplier Shuts Down Communication

A Dallas-based import company I am familiar with was struggling with their manufacturers. After placing a large order for plastic bottles, the importer said the factory went radio-silent. Emails were not returned, calls ignored, and