Is there anyway to reduce shipping costs, of Goods when Importing From China?
A. Yes, you can seek out the lowest cost for getting your goods to where you want them. Check with the customs broker, and they an often find the lowest shipping rate. Also, your sellers usually have agreements with freight forwarders, and can get a cheap rate due to the volume of goods they ship. Q. What is the average profit margin? A. This can be determined after you have defined the gross cost per item, and the estimated gross sale price. Do not forget to calculate the fees involved in the selling of your goods (for example, eBay and Paypal fees) Q. Must I convert my money to the currency of the other country, or China, when I import from China? A. No the bank which handles the money for the sellers firm will do whatever needs to be done on their end. The dollar is still accepted all over the world. Q. How Do I avoid problems with customs, when I import from China? A. Customs brokers are authorized to work for importers, by and through the U.S. Customs. They will make sure you do n