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Import beauty and personal care products to Australia

How to Import Beauty & Personal Care to Australia

This article tackles on everything you need to know for how to import beauty and personal care products to Australia for selling online, retail or wholesale. There are hundreds of new products that launch to market every year from developing…
taking your product label to China

Clothing to Fit – Importing and Selling Clothing

Online Shopping for Clothing - Revolution in Measuring Sizing Online shopping for clothing is about to grow even more. Target has announced an in store trial of a 3D body scanner that will measure in less than 60 seconds up to 200,000 points…
New importing tools - duty and tax rate calculator

New Importer Tools - Import Duty Calculator - How Much to Import?

To kick off the new financial year with a bang, we have rolled out some very cool additions to our learning platform.On top of 70 learning modules, financial tools and e-commerce software, we have rolled out new importer tools for our members:Import…
Import from Malaysia FTA with Australia

Import from Malaysia to Australia

Looking for countries to import product from, other than China?Think Malaysia. Lower import duties through a direct Free Trade Agreement between the two countries.  Opportunities to import from Malaysia to Australia What this…
Opportunities for new import businesses

Import Opportunities for New Online Stores in Australia

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Opportunities for Import Export Businesses Over 60% of Australian online sales are made from Australian online stores. So what are the major retailers really arguing about and more importantly, where is the opportunity for a new import business? Forrester…
Opportunities for new import businesses

Sell Imported Products Online – note Apple users

  Focus your Import Export Business on Mac Users It has been revealed (Roy Morgan Research) that a much higher percentage of Apples device users (Mac, iPad and iPhone) buy online than PC users, and spend more online. What does this mean…
Opportunities for new import businesses

Online Businesses not fulfilling Export Capability

The 2012 Sensis e-Business report was released recently and showed areas of opportunity for import businesses looking to export product   Importers Selling Online Here are the key finds we found:Online businesses in Australia sell the…
Opportunities for new import businesses

How to Start an Import Business - Structure?

As a rule of thumb, many importers choose to establish a Pty Ltd registered company, as sole trader and partnership structures do not offer enough legal protection for the owner(s). New Australian Consumer Laws place the onus of responsibility…
Opportunities for new import businesses

Import Export Business – Foreign Exchange Risk

For import export businesses, the strong Aussie dollar provides significant bargaining power when buying from China. The US dollar is the preferred currency for manufacturers in China and you will notice Chinese online suppliers quote in US…
Opportunities for new import businesses

Import licences for importing to Australia

Finding information about import licences for importing to Australia is tough. There is no single place to get information about which imported goods require licences and the rules and regulations are overseen by numerous government agencies.…