Blogs about China
Twelve flights to Hong Kong and China to produce the PHILIPS - IVIDEON camera for sale in all Apple stores around the world.
This is a really interesting story that shows that after all, developers can create a really cool product. Moreover, without any "sellers" to conclude world-class contracts.
I promise to talk about this a little later, but now I would like to share with you what China appeared before me. Without pink glasses and colors, as many tourists see it. With healthy skepticism, sometimes with admiration, and sometimes even with disgust. This post, or rather a series of posts, will be useful not only for those who are just interested in reading about China, but also for those who, for one reason or another, are thinking about manufacturing or purchasing products in this country. Since not knowing who you have to deal with and the peculiarities of doing business with the Chinese, you can easily be deceived and lose not only money, but also time.
Before proceeding, I would like to make a remark. All the narration in the article is based on my own experience of visiting Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Guangzhou and Hangzhou. Naturally, China is a huge country, where people, depending on the region, will differ not only in terms of culture, but also in appearance.
You can take the girl out of the village. Much harder to bring the village out of a girl
All the main production of electronics and electronic components is concentrated in the south of China in the city of Shenzhen and its suburbs. Yes, there are also production facilities in Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Shanghai and other cities. But in terms of investment and exports, Shenzhen is ahead of all China. It has even been singled out as a separate economic zone, for visiting which you can get a visa right at the border. Unlike the rest of the country, where in most cases a visit to the embassy is required to obtain a visa.