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Why Importing From China Is Not Always The Best Decision

Posted by on Oct 17, 2013 in Blog

Why Importing From China Is Not Always The Best Decision

The world is covered with Chinese products.  All around us there are items that bear the popular inscription ‘Made in China’.  Recent research shows that most of the Australian manufacturing is outsourced to China in the general belief that this is the most inexpensive solution. We have reached a stage where even traditional Australian items and souvenirs like, for example, didgeridoos are made in China. In actual fact, however, manufacturing in Australia is the better decision in a number of cases. First of all, although the Chinese production is less expensive than our own Australian alternative, this cheaper per unit price often leads to a compromise with quality.  China is renowned for its cheap labour, but is also notorious with its low quality goods. Choosing to work with an Australian manufacturing company will certainly guarantee you that all the relevant regulations and standards are observed and the end product is of decent quality. Another very important aspect of manufacturing in China is the time for delivery of the production.  Of course, the faster the delivery, the higher the price, so most business owners choose the slow option, which usually involves transport by sea and months of travelling from China...

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