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The Complete Guide to Sourcing Products on Alibaba and shipping down to Nigeria| Part 2 – How to Buy Products + The 6 Golden Rules

This is the part 2 of the sourcing products on Alibaba series. In part 1, I ran through the fundamentals of Alibaba. I explained what it is and how to use it. In this part, I will explain how to actually find products from Alibaba. What you will learn in Part 2: The 6 golden unwritten rules of using Alibaba How to use Alibaba.com to search for products How to Speak Chinese. Hey wait! I’m not actually teaching you how to speak Chinese but how to use certain lingo in communicating with Chinese sup...[Read More]

The Complete Guide to Sourcing Products on Alibaba and ship down to Nigeria| Part 1 – The Fundamentals

This is a complete guide to sourcing products on Alibaba, the world most popular e-commerce site and shipping down to Nigeria without any issue. This post is a mini-series, created to give you a very deep understanding of how Alibaba works and how you as an importer can source products directly from the manufacturers in countries like China, Vietnam, Turkey etc. The general belief is, Alibaba is only meant for Chinese suppliers, but this is wrong because Alibaba also cater for suppliers from oth...[Read More]

Buying from Wholesalers in China: 5 Important Things Importers Must Know

Today, we are going to learn 5 important things importers must know when buying goods from wholesalers in China. When doing importation business on a small or medium scale, you relate more with wholesalers than manufacturers. There is one single major reason for this, manufacturers usually require a large Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ) which definitely would be out of reach for small or medium importers. However, there are certain things you must know about buying goods from wholesalers in China. ...[Read More]

How to Raise Money for Importation Business

Importation Business. Raising money for any form of business might be a little bit challenging. I know this because I have been there before. It’s not a very good feeling to know a lot about a particular business or have a great idea but not being able to execute it due to lack of fund. Overtime it has been established that information is all you need to make money, sometimes however, some information are incomplete, which makes it a little bit difficult to make money from such information. Here...[Read More]

5 Simple But Powerful Ways to Identify Fake Chinese Suppliers

Fake Chinese Suppliers The typical fake supplier in China registers a company, draws up documents under some peasant’s name, sign up with Alibaba, creates a profile page with a professional look and hires a few English speaking sales people (unaware their employer is a scam). When all is set, as soon as he receives around 30-50% deposit from a few clients he disappears. Here are five quick ways to check the genuineness of that supplier you are about sending money: 1. SUPPLIER’S BUSINESS LI...[Read More]

Free Ebook – Importing Directly from Manufacturers at very Cheap Price and Selling on Jumia and Konga

WARNING!!! What you’re about to read will literally change your life forever, therefore if you’re satisfied with your financial status, don’t ‘waste’ your time reading this, but if you’re not satisfied, just like I wasn’t years ago, I would advise you to read the next few paragraphs with uttermost concentration, because am about to give you the key to financial freedom! Who Else wants to make N200,000 and above Monthly Importing Cheap Goods Directly From Manufacturers In China With Little Capita...[Read More]

The Ultimate Guide to Producing and Branding Wrist-Watches From China

Wrist-Watches From China My heart will always have a special place for “Made in China” wristwatches. In fact, wristwatches were the first product I ever imported from China. They are cost efficient to ship and highly customizable. Wristwatches are also a fairly “small business friendly” product since they don’t require a hefty budget to get started with. Let’s begin with the technical aspect of producing and branding watches (You Put your desired name) from a Chinese wholesaler or manufacturer. ...[Read More]

3 Common Types of ALIBABA Scams and How to Avoid Them

Alibaba Scams While Alibaba has cleaned up its act in recent years, there are still plenty of stories about buyers being scammed by Alibaba suppliers. Alibaba does not turn a blind eye to these scams, but there are limitations to what they can do in order to help victims of fraud. In this article we look into 3 common types of Alibaba scams and explain how you can prevent the scammer from evading your compensation claim. Scam #1: Payment Frauds This type of scam has been on the rise in the last ...[Read More]

How to make #60,000+ Importing Wrist Band This Festive Season.

Sounds unrealistic? Maybe I should up my game a little bit by saying; you can make more than #60,000 every month from importing wrist band! Is the wristband market really that big? Do Nigerians spend that much an ordinary accessory? The answer is yes! You probably have one on your hand right now, and if you don’t, look around your vicinity and see how common the wristband is. Now that you have interest in it, you would begin to see wristband everywhere you look (That’s how our reticular activati...[Read More]

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