Asia Sourcing: How to Do it Right

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What Global Sources can offer:

"Made in Asia" - a common enough tag on a large variety of products that we see today! Asia provides buyers with numerous opportunities to source, while allowing them to strike the crucial balance between low costs and the necessary skills & resources. However, sourcing from Asia can also prove to be a difficult task in the face of health and safety risks, especially with the increase in sourcing activity levels in countries like China and India.

Global Sources can help to lower these potential risks and allow your company to strive for more! With over 40 years of business-to-business experience and a unique "verified Asia supplier" program that involves multiple visits to suppliers (at least 3 times), Global Sources allows you to source with confidence, no matter where your company is located.

Listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange, Global Sources is well-known for the vast range of Asia products on its website. Boost your business with the hottest products in your industry! Discover thousands of exciting new products and suppliers across the various sourcing platforms. Explore these options to source from Asia now:

Sourcing Magazines See all magazines

Global Sources magazines provide exclusive industry forecasts and supplier directories - select from various industry-specific titles. Subscribe to receive our Sourcing Magazines.

Interested in advertising your supplier company in Global Sources magazines? You can send an inquiry to with your contact details and the products you'd like to advertise.

  • Hardware, Auto & Machinery
    Hardware, Auto & Machinery

    Scouting for Hardware, Auto & Machinery product sources? This magazine gives you vital insights on market trends and contact details of hundreds of verified suppliers.

  • Electronics Magazine

    Subscribe to this Electronics sourcing magazine and gain insights on the latest electronic products such as gaming headsets, solar power banks, smart door locks and more.

  • Fashion Apparel & Fabrics Magazine
    Fashion Apparel & Fabrics

    Looking for Fashion Apparel & Fabrics suppliers from Asia? This sourcing magazine is packed with sourcing data on Fabrics, Textile Suppliers & Services, and more.

  • Smart Living Magazine
    Smart Living

    Sourcing for Smart Living products? Subscribe to this informative sourcing magazine for the latest insights on the market and contact details of hundreds of reliable suppliers.

  • Gift & Premiums Magazine
    Gift & Premiums

    Searching for dependable Gifts & Premiums product suppliers? This sourcing magazine gives you the latest market trends and access to contact details of hundreds of verified suppliers.

  • Fashion Accessories & Footwear
    Fashion Accessories & Footwear

    Find reliable suppliers of Fashion Accessories & Footwear in this sourcing magazine like Bags & Cases, Jewelry, Apparel and gain deep insights into the market.

China Sourcing Fairs

Sourcing from China is becoming increasingly popular among businesses and buyers. However, sifting through thousands of China suppliers can be tedious and costly. By meeting potential suppliers at the China Sourcing Fairs organised by Global Sources, you can be assured of meeting & negotiating with verified & trusted China Suppliers, in particular Hong Kong where Global Sources organises fairs frequently.

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Developing Country Sourcing

Developing countries are gaining popularity for sourcing among buyers these days. Specializing in multiple areas like handcrafting and weaving, developing countries provide a unique range of products including garments and textiles, fashion accessories and wood furniture, some of which also incorporate cultural elements & features.

Start sourcing from these developing countries now! For more information, contact us

Vietnam Fashion

Get in-depth market information & more on these verified suppliers:

296 Limited Company
Model Number:VCP 003«Brand Name:BIPBI«Length:17 inches«FOB Price:US$ 33-US$ 39
  • Necklace made with Swarovski Elements
  • Made of crytal bicone, crystal round & japanese glass seed beads
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Duc Quang Trading Development
Model Number: O- neck « 100% Acrylic « FOB Price: US $12 - US$12.50
  • O-neck sweater in 1/2 cardigan style
  • Made of 100% acrylic
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Philippines Furniture

Get in-depth market information & more on these verified suppliers:

Avanti Philippine Furniture Inc.
Electronics & Components Tradeshow
  • Nimfa Living Set
  • Exclusively hand-woven using synthetic fibers
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Diamond Cane International Inc.
Piccolo Dining Table, Available in Brown or Black Finish«Model Number:DCI-2006-01-02 F«MOQ:1 Pieces
  • Piccolo Dining Table
  • Available in Brown or Black Finish
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