Below chart is the general summary on how most of the companies export their merchandise under below scenario for exporting from China to the world.
General Logistic Chat for the China Export Ecommerce Logistics Solutions
There will be 3 most popular Logistic Solution for the business exporting from China
- Amazon FBA Models
- Overseas Warehouse Models
- Direct Ship Models
This method is for Amazon sellers how to ship their merchandise directly to Amazon FBA warehouse.
This model is for sellers has a warehouse at the destination point.
Direct Ship Models
This method is for sellers ship their product directly from their countries to the customers.
What are the differences and advantages between FBA, Overseas Warehouse & Direct Ship Solutions?
The world is not perfect and it's like every coin has two sides. There's won't be an export method can tailor fit to all business needs. However for the below comparison table will help you to know what is the best model for you to being success in the export business.
|FBA Models||Oversea Warehouse||Direct Ship|
|Operation||Freight + Clearance||Freight + Clearance + Warehouse + Last Mile Delivery||Freight + Clearance + Delivery|
|Delivery Time to your customers||Around 2 Days||Around 2 - 7 Days (Depending what kind of service type your warehouse can offer)||Around 8-12 Days|
Amazon Storage Cost
Amazon Fulfillment Cost
Sell at Amazon channel Only
Local Delivery Service
Benefit from Amazon Prime Business.
Focus only on Business with Amazon
Stable Inventory storage during Hot Season
Inventory Back Up
Flexible to dispatching Orders
|Goods are manageable, low expense|
During Hot Season, it's hard for you to arrange carrier to ship item to the Amazon FBA
Can not control on Amazon customer's shipping service or return inquiries
|High Expense||Long Delivery Time|