Can I customize my packaging, barcode, etc in Yiwu Market?
Yes, of course you can. Giving your products a different packaging is possible to win yourself a clear advantage over your competitors. Customization is another predominant advantage of Yiwu market besides from its commodities ocean feature, and is widely accepted by suppliers in the District 4. If you have your own packaging design docs at hand, just tell your supplier at the process of negotiating. Your supplier will take care of the following stuff. If you have no idea about the packaging while sourcing around the market, don’t be worried too much. Input your product name on the Google, and get some inspiration from similar products packages online. Of course, you can ask for professional packaging suppliers in the market. There is an incredibly number of suppliers in packaging. Find those suppliers and give your ideas. They will offer all kinds of solution for your product packaging. Just find the best fitting one.
I am an online retailer. Can I purchase from Yiwu market?
Yes, you are 100% fitting in Yiwu market. Yiwu is the worldwide largest wholesale market for small commodities, but also is one of the largest e-commerce bases in China. The e-commerce market is keeping on the rise. It has become the largest rival to the brick-and-mortar Yiwu market, but these two are depended growing one another successfully. Online retailers are directly purchasing small bulks products from the market. They don’t keep the stock often. When they ran out of the stock, they just go to the market again. Buy small quantity, take fancy pictures, and upload them online. That’s always the way. On the other side, Yiwu market is welcoming small buyers. Thus, concerning about your question, it’s absolutely OK.
How many ways are there to get my cargoes out of Yiwu?
For now, there are three transportation methods available when you plan to ship your cargoes out of Yiwu. For small volume, and high-valued product, we suggest you choose the air transportation. It’s the safest way and takes the least time. And if you are in urgent need of the item, it’s the best choice.
For large cargo batches, sea shipping is the most popular and fitting one, because it is the most economical method in the international shipping. In most cases, you shall wait one month or more for your cargoes arriving on your country port.
For destinations in Europe and Middle East, railway is a preferred option. Railway transportation method has just tapped into the popular-list in these couple years. With the Yiwu-Madrid, Yiwu-Tehran, and Yiwu-Pakistancargo trains being launched one by one, it becomes much easier for buyers to deliver goods out to Europe and Middle East countries. For the cost and delivery time, both are rather attractive. With only half of the cost of air transportation, the delivery time is squeezed to as half as the air transportation too.