Today, many people today are looking to leave the daily grind for something that feeds their passion. People often want to start their business on a low budget but also with the intention of making profits.
Below, I’ve highlighted 5 trusted China site where you can get product at a low cost. You can start sourcing for cheap goods from the comfort of your own home and ship directly to Nigeria using an agent, DHL or any other shipping companies.
AliExpress is arguably the most well-known Chinese commerce website. With revenues of $40 billion, it’s also the largest; it earns almost four times more money than eBay. AliExpress is subsidiary of the Alibaba group and the most used online china shop in Nigeria. There are so many things you can buy on this Chinese e-commerce platform such as gadgets & accessories, phones, computers, consumer electronics, fashion items, furniture, toys, clothes, and etc. Many vendors offer free shipping, but deliveries will take longer to arrive. You can also use DHL, UPS, FedEx, and other international couriers. AliExpress offer swift services, their customer care is top-notch, prices of goods are affordable and lots more.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited is a Chinese multinational conglomerate holding company specializing in e-commerce, retail, Internet, and technology. It is this foremost Chinese multinational e-commerce platform that offers products from various suppliers worldwide. It is a place for Nigerian wholesalers to shop anything they want including furniture. Alibaba has been around for almost 2 decades and has never disappointed its users. So, it is easy to label this Chinese e-store the safest place to buy your stuff as a Nigerian. Also, there are various supported payment options available on this platform. Goods are cheaper on Alibaba because they’re sold mostly by the manufactures or their direct agents. Shopping from Alibaba is relatively safe if you know where to shop from. There are good and honest suppliers on Alibaba.
DHgate is a famous Chinese cross-border e-commerce platform that ships to all countries and cities of the world. It is an online store that lets Nigerians ship products from China to Nigeria. DHGATE eliminates barrier created by borders. Nigerians are able to purchase their favorite products from China, without having travel. It is 100% safe, secure, and reliable to shop from. The platform is a home to millions of products from manufacturers and top brands from around the world. DHGATE.COM also features a wide range of categories, that makes locating products very easy. categories which include phones and accessories, computers, consumer electronics, clothing jewelry and lots more. Also, it offers a buyer’s protection and allows a shopper to pay via several payment methods.
1688.com is simply the largest go-to wholesale and sourcing website in China. 1688 is mainly for the domestic market and only has Chinese language, only for the Chinese market. Most suppliers don’t speak English. But you can use Google Translator to translate English to Chinese and then send your translates to your suppliers. Most of our suppliers speak Chinese as it is more of a Chinese business and most of our customers are Chinese. You will need to have an agent with you who can act as your translator or take some quick Chinese lessons for you to order from the business directly. 1688.com is a very good procurement platform that offers relatively low prices for their products. The main challenge is that is China-based and most, if not all, of the sellers only speak in the Chinese language. But otherwise, their services are pretty good.
ChinaBrands.com is another top-notch china online store that ships to Nigeria. It is one of the best dropshipping and wholesale platform around the world. This is a business-to-business e-commerce website that facilitates the sale of manufactured products from small and medium enterprises to buyers. They’re integrating most of China’s quality supplier resources. It is an online shop that is very similar to AliExpress in operations. Chinabrands.com offers a very intuitive interface for users to shop. Navigating through various categories on this website is seamless. Categories featured on Chinabrands.com includes smartphones and accessories, computers, consumer electronics, clothing jewelry and lots more.