GUIDES/TIPS

Easy China Purchasing/ Sourcing Guide

Here in HBK Global Trading, we see to it that everything is done in a simple and straightforward manner. And because your business is our business, we would like to keep this as short and as straightforward as possible. We have posted several guides in the past and this is the most simple and effective approach of them all. Purchasing and importing from China has always been the main concern of new buyers and importers that just wants to get their [...]

Purchasing / Sourcing guide for all beginners

Before we get started, here are the two websites where 90-95% of our clients do their sourcing: www.alibaba.com - This is for wholesale / bulk purchases www.aliexpress.com - This is for retail / small quantity purchases There are other online websites but let's just discuss about these two which are commonly used. Both websites are very useful if you're shopping around for the lowest price of that certain item you're looking for and ultimately where to purchase it. The first step we often want to [...]

Alibaba Purchasing Guide

Alibaba and Aliexpress are basically the same and is owned by the same company. The only difference is that Aliexpress is geared towards retail shoppers (which is why prices are displayed) and Alibaba for wholesale/bulk buyers (which is why price isn't displayed as it is negotiable depending on your quantity). Take note that this guide is for you to be able to purchase from this website while at the same time use our hassle free and easy service. Now let's move [...]

HBK Global trading three step China import shipping in Manila

It is as simple as buying from the mall, even better because theres no parking, no traffic, just the all time hassle of choosing the right product. With the help of HBK Global Trading a shipping manila partner you dont have to worry about the things we that can baffle even the smartest amongst us, the Philippine customs. Its so easy like 123, choose a product and buy it, ship it with HBK Global Trading, pick it up. Make [...]

Aliexpress Purchasing Guide (updated)

We are all used to online shopping wherein you find the item, click on it, and buy. This will be the usual setup and it can be easily done here in Aliexpress but since we want to be using our service, there are just a few additional steps we have to make. Our main goal here is to communicate with the seller and inquire if he/she can ship locally to our warehouse in China. As always, don't hesitate to get in [...]

Ship Alibaba or Aliexpress items to the Philippines

  Ever wanted to buy something from Alibaba or aliexpress and want it shipped here in the Philippines? We can do it for you. Just visit our website's faq at <a href="http://hbkglobaltrading.com/faq/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://hbkglobaltrading.com/faq/</a> or simply get in touch with us. &nbsp; We make the process as simple as 1-2-3!

Did you know?? – individual importation price limit

Did you know that an individual is only allowed up to a maximum of $500 worth of items?   Most of first time buyers that acquire their goods from overseas aren't aware of this fact. And since this information can't be acquired simply just by doing our everyday tasks or is announced publicly, it becomes a trap or a pricey and arduous ordeal when this first time importer is about to clear his/her items in Customs. Usually Philippine Customs will ask [...]

How To Import Goods From Overseas For Your Online Store

Importing your products from overseas is the best way to obtain quality products at rock bottom prices. But as with all good things, there are several logistical issues you have to work out in order to be successful. We will provide a brief overview of what to expect when importing goods from overseas along with some details and tips on how to get your goods shipped directly to your place of business. What To Consider When Importing Lead Times – Most overseas [...]

Why it is better to use HBK Global Trading than Balikbayan box forwarders

The yuletide season is fast approaching and it is a well-known fact that most if not majority of Overseas Workers who works China will soon be thinking about sending a huge box of imported goods for their loved ones. In just a few months, we’re in that time of year again. Despite the insights of Newspapers, magazines and even broadcast media on increasing number of issues and anomalies concerning inspection of these boxes in the Bureau of Customs, we [...]