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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…

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…

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…

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…

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.…

Canton Fair - New Product Ideas

Upcoming event: Canton Fair – Guangzhou, China October 2012 Looking for new product ideas? The Canton Fair is China's largest import/export trade fair and boasts the widest variety of products and visitors. The event is so big,…