Yesterday we did an article on the best ways of doing international money transfer. Today, we’re following up with a list of the top 5 shipping companies for businesses. Every business has different shipping needs, especially since there are so many different kinds of cargo to ship. With different shipping companies specializing in different shipping [...]
Times are tough. The economy has made business brutal for buyers and sellers alike where costs are skyrocketing and profits are dwindling. Even a country like China, which is known for its low-cost products and labor, has hindered export growth. Thailand also (only second to China in manufacturing and export in the region) faces a similar problem.
Product is the key to importing. If the product does not have enough demand then it will likely not be very profitable to import. But there are products out there that can sell for a much higher price then what the buyer pays for it. Good profit potential is possible when selling in a different country. Find the right seller with the right product and things can look very up. However, even though everything can look great it can still end up as unprofitable if the deal is not as great as once thought.
The world is changing rapidly, at an ever increasing pace. There are many factors contributing to this, but one of the most important is the trend of globalization. Businesses have found new markets to supply and new regions to produce their goods in. Globalization has provided many new benefits to its participants, but these benefits [...]
Every business has one goal, when providing services or selling products, which is to get paid for those services or products. As more and more businesses engage in trade with businesses overseas, there has been a rise in demand for payment services which are safe, easy and trusted. Not a easy combination, especially since trust is not [...]
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The most important thing for any business, is finding a customer or a buyer for your product. The way businesses survive is by making products or services that customers want to buy. This is the reason that so many businesses focus on the customer or the buyer experience. A lot of small businesses and international [...]
There’s a great article in Businessweek, called How To Strike A Deal in China by Juan Antonio Fernandez. In the article, Juan points out a number of things that I feel that foreign companies should know whenever they are doing business with their Chinese business partners. According to Fernandez, China is a country that loves [...]
I recently received a request from a reader writing an article about how to get into the import/export business, so I thought I would take a crack at it. Clearly starting a new business is no easy endeavor and with so many business books out there, its easy to get overwhelmed with information. So what I will [...]
Japan is an archipelago of 6,852 islands. The four largest islands are Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku, together accounting for ninety-seven percent of Japan’s land area. Japan has the world’s tenth-largest population, with over 127 million people. The Greater Tokyo Area, which includes the capital city of Tokyo and several surrounding prefectures, is the largest metropolitan area in the world, with over 30 million residents. Tokyo has the largest metropolitan economy in the world. [...]