The international marketplace is becoming a very dynamic place to expand your business. It is also a place where business and individuals are learning how to be a “smart” buyer. Many of these people and business are learning how to leverage their buying power in order to ship goods to them at a very low price. Shipment Consolidation is a concept that many people do not understand. The fact is that you can buy multiple items from China and have them shipped to you separately at very high shipping costs. The end result is a high cost per item or vendor that you buy from. Shipment Consolidation is the act of buying products from multiple suppliers in China and having them all put their goods into one container for international shipping. The savvy international buyer that takes advantage of shipment consolidation gets:
You can clearly see that the benefit of shipment consolidation is not only the efficiency and the cost, but it is the value add that comes along with it. For any business out of China, why wouldn't you take advantage of this service? Shipment consolidation is the wave of the future for international commerce and logistics.
In order to evaluate and consolidate your sample order:
There are many advantages to using SeaRates to consolidate your samples:
China and USA Local Office
SeaRates can also assist with many of the important administrative tasks in your company. If you require a location and staff there, SeaRates is a great option to provide the following services:
SeaRates has the equipment, personnel and intelligence to represent your company well in China and USA.
Trade Show Assistance
Many of you will be preparing for your upcoming trip to Asia, as you do year after year. At SeaRates, we have designed several services that you may find helpful before, during and after your sourcing trip.
SeaRates offers services for buyers coming to Greater China for the sourcing season. These services were designed in your mind – to make your time in China targeted and intentional. SeaRates can assist you with that.
Before the fair:
During the fair:
After the fair:
SeaRates staff can also attend a trade fair of your chosen collecting of all relevant catalogues and brochures, business cards and price lists for the products that you are interested in for a fraction of the cost you attending. If you want the benefits of attending a special trade show without the time and costs involved, this is a good option.
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