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This article shows you How We Take Indian Customer To a Chinese Cosmetic Factory As a professional Yiwu Agent.
Many foreign wholesale buyers who come to China want a factory instead of a trader. This mostly happened to the buyers who have a big order quantity. Our Indian customer always looks for a professional Chinese cosmetic factory for his order, we help the customer find one and take the customer to visit this Chinese cosmetic factory for factory audit.
1. Chinese cosmetic factory
The Chinese cosmetic factory we visited has been producing are eyeshadow palettes, pressed powder and lip gloss. They have professional labor, equipment and production line, all those are to ensure them to deliver customers’ products with high quality on time.
2. Raw material room
As a professional Chinese cosmetic factory, there is always storage room for raw materials is purchased by cosmetics factory. The main purpose is to keep raw material separately for the next procedure. This means, the raw material needs to be processed again before putting in the production line.
3. Eyeshadow palette
There are 4 machines running 24/7 in the eyeshadow palette workshop, each machine has 2 workers to operate. One worker handles material injection, cooperates with the other one to finish the current procedure.
4. Lip gloss
Lip gloss workshops are much simpler than eyeshadow palette and pressed powder. The main thing to set up is a small machine and few workers, the lip gloss bottle will be sent to this Chinese cosmetic factory warehouse by the bottle supplier one or two days early before the lip gloss injection procedure. After that, the workers just need to inject lip gloss bottles. Of course, the material of lip gloss needs to be processed and be ready in advance.
6. Packaging workshop
The last step is the packaging, this will only start after we finish previous procedures like raw material preparation, refine raw material, coloring, injection, etc. In the packing procedure, the packaging is not the only thing, the workers need to run some quality control in this last step.
For example, workers need to check whether the box is completed or not, the products are stained or not, the ingredient is eco-friendly or not, etc. Therefore, quality control will be included in the packaging process, too.
As a professional Yiwu agent, we take customers to the direct factory if they need it. Especially when the customer has big order, a direct factory is mandatory to customers. Guiding customers to the factory is one part of our one-stop sourcing service, which makes sourcing and import easier and simpler.
Firstly, Airport Pickup
As a professional China sourcing agent. Our car team service will make sure customers come to see us right away. Although this is not a very big issue for customers with a convenient transportation system in China nowadays. We still believe excellent service is necessary to all professional wholesale buyers.
Secondly, Yiwu Market Guide
As one of the best China sourcing agents in Yiwu city, we choose the proper suppliers for customers either in the China Yiwu Market or direct manufacturer, which depends on the products customers want to purchase. Basically, you could find almost all types of products in the Yiwu Wholesale Market. More importantly, as a professional China sourcing agent, we know every corner of Yiwu Wholesale Market.
Moreover, customers might want to deal with direct factories instead of the Yiwu market. This is also no problem for us as we have over a hundred suppliers’ teams to choose from. To sum up, guiding customers to manufacturers is just as same as we do in the Yiwu market, China.
Thirdly, Order Tracking
After customers leave Yiwu Market with all confirmed orders, we will step in to track all order statuses. This is to make sure the lead time, delivery time, quality, quantity, the product specification is all approved. As one of the top China sourcing agents in Yiwu, China, we will also keep customers posted on every situation for every order they placed in the Yiwu market, China.
Fourthly, Yiwu Quality Control
As a professional Chinese Sourcing Services company, our quality control and product inspection include 3 phases.
Firstly. Confirmation sample. This step is just to confirm that the products customers ordered are perfect in quality, quantity, package before production starts.
Secondly. Production sample. Suppliers will start production based on the confirmation sample, but still, we need to check what the real production product looks like, this is a necessary procedure to avoid any mistake or misunderstanding between customer and supplier.
Lastly. Vessel sample. After production is done, we will do 20% randomly testing on all products which are ready to ship. It is our quality control in our Chinese Sourcing Services.
Fifthly, Yiwu Warehouse Service
The good thing to have our own warehouse in Yiwu city is to have everything under control. Moreover, there is usually more than one supplier to manage. For example, the goods in one container are from over 10 different suppliers. Moreover, the warehouse is very important for us to collect all cargo from suppliers in Yiwu, China.
So, as the customer’s China sourcing agent, not only do we need to do the above procedures. But also we need to collect all products in our warehouse on time after quality control before shipping. In short, making all products ready in the warehouse will be very helpful for us to proceed with shipping.
Sixthly, Container Loading
As a top China sourcing agent, firstly, we start with the large and heavy items and load them on the floor against the front wall of the container. Secondly, continue loading heavier items on the floor and towards the front of the container, placing lighter items on top. Lastly, pack the items tightly so nothing moves. Work the way along in tiers loading from bottom to top.
Moreover, look at the spaces in the tier and put an item to fill that space if possible. In short, packing and loading the container well is the key to getting our shipment in good shape the other end.
Seventhly, China Customs Declaration
As a professional China sourcing agent, we will submit all documents to china customs about products and containers, such as declaration documents invoice contracts certificate of origin Form E fumigation certificate, etc.
Only will finish the customs declaration and get a greenline from china customs, then the container will be boarded to the vessel and start selling to the destination discharge port. Last is we will provide documents, like the original bill of lading invoice packing list or customers to release container by themselves.
After the vessel arrives at discharge port so in general, the customer’s declaration is more about paperwork with that being said, we will confirm all documents with customers in advance, this is to make sure that there will be no issue for products and container later.
Now the last is eighth, which is also the last part of our one-stop sourcing service is shipping. Well, after we finish the loading the containers will be sent to the loading port and in the good hands of vessel companies. Although products are leaving china to its destination.
As a professional China sourcing agent, we still could remotely monitor container and vessel status, we won’t stop coordinating with forwarders and vessel companies until containers arrive at destination discharge seaport and are received by our customers. Other than shipping by sea, we also have other shipping methods like shipping by air door to door and railway, etc.
In the early 1980s, China Yiwu city was an impoverished rural county historically known for its small traders, who mostly bartered sugar for chicken feathers during the Qing dynasty. When the Futian Market Yiwu City China was opened in November 1982, it merely consisted of a few hundred sheds and stalls, but proved highly popular and grew quickly. In 1983, the county government spent 580,000 yuan (US$293,567) to build a new market consisting of booths. By the end of that year, there were more than 1,000 vendors selling over 3,000 products, most of them from outside Yiwu China.
In October 1984, the Futian Market Yiwu City China continued its rapid growth and was rebuilt and expanded multiple times. The number of market booths exceeded 10,000 in 1991. Moreover, the World Bank called it the world’s largest small commodities market in 2015. By 2013, it attracted more than 20,000 customers daily from all over the world and sold US$11 billion of goods annually. Till 2019, there are more than 80,000 booths for worldwide buyers to choose in the Futian Market Yiwu City China, Yiwu city, China.
China Yiwu market is the ultimate destination for buyers to come to Yiwu city. Now for those who don’t know about the Yiwu market, we specifically made a full introduction to the Yiwu market. The highlighted map below is the famous China Yiwu market, actually, it’s the biggest wholesale market in the world, this is recognized by the United Nations.
To clarify, there is a total of 5 districts in the Futian Market Yiwu City China. Each district each floor is for a certain product, truth be told. Futian Market Yiwu City China is a well-organized market for worldwide buyers who come to do business easily.
Yiwu market, the largest wholesale market in the world. Futian Market Yiwu City China, also known as Yiwu wholesale market or Yiwu market. As mentioned above, there are over 80,000 suppliers in China Yiwu market, which makes Yiwu market the biggest commodity market in the world.
On the other hand, the Futian Market Yiwu City China covers an area of 4 million square meters, exhibits 400,000 kinds of products. These products come from around 40 industries and include 2,000 different categories of goods.