Sourcing Hub Process

Where to source?

Qingdao

Major sourcing categories
· Foods & Beverages
· Chemicals
· Rubber & Plastic products
· Equipment Manufacturing
· Largest seaport in northern China
· Strong industrial competencies
· Competitive labor costs

Shenzhen

Major sourcing categories
· Home Appliances
· LED Lights
· Computer Accessories
· Monitoring Equipment
· Electronic Consumer Goods
· Strong IT industrial cluster
· Skilled work-force
· Well-developed international sales network

Guangzhou

Major sourcing categories
· Petro-chemical products
· Electronic Information products
· Automobiles
· Experience in global trade
· Integrated industrial supply chain
· Developed economy and industry base

Hangzhou

Major sourcing categories
· Apparel & Textile products
· Hi-Tech products
· Equipment Manufacturing
· Strong industrial background
· Close to seaports (Shanghai & Ningbo)
· Complete supply chain, strong in R&D
· Skilled labor force

Shanghai

Major sourcing categories
· Chemicals
· Environmental products
· Machinery
· Measurement & Analysis instruments
· Commercial and financial center of mainland China
· Has the world's busiest container port, which handled 29.05 million TEUs in 2010
· One of the main industrial centers of China

Hong Kong

Major sourcing categories
· Apparel
· Toys
· Clocks & Watches
· EConsumer Electronics
· International duty-free port
· Strong financial system
· Advanced logistic networks
· Comprehensive service platform

Upcoming Souring Hubs

  • Sourcing Hub Name City Specific Items included Action
    • Home Furniture Sourcing Hub Guangzhou Living room furniture,Dining room ...
    • Tools Sourcing Hub Qingdao Hand trolleys, Hand carts
    • Fashion Accessories Sourcing Hub Guangzhou Handbags, Messenger bags
    • Pet Products Sourcing Hub Hangzhou Pet items
    • LED Lighting Sourcing Hub Guangzhou LED Lights
    • Bathroom Sourcing Hub Hangzhou Bathroom accessories, Toilet supplies
    • Festival Supplies Sourcing Hub Yiwu Seasonal items, Gifts, Handcrafts
    • Ceramics Sourcing Hub Guangzhou Tableware
    • Electric Generators Sourcing Hub Fuzhou Electric generators
    • Security Items Sourcing Hub Shenzhen CCTV products
    • Auto Parts Sourcing Hub Ruian Automotive engines & Drive train systems
    • Sportswear Sourcing Hub Jinjiang Sportswear,Swimwear

About us

The Buyer Service & Development (BSD) team at Alibaba.com assists large, medium and small volume buyers in sourcing and procurement. For over 5 years, the BSD team has worked with more than 200 international buyers such as Wal-Mart, Home Depot, Carrefour, Alcoa, IKEA, as well as with SME buyers from all over the world.
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