by Asia Quality Focus team
We all know that sourcing in China starts by selecting the right supplier. However, even the best supplier is able to manufacture the wrong product quality with an incomplete purchase order. As a matter of fact, a good purchase order influences the production quality and more surprisingly the inspection result!
The buyer knows the product better than anyone. He should “pre-digest” the product specifications to prepare a clear purchase order. All the important details for the importer should be mentioned. This way, the buyer helps the supplier in better understanding its requirements and expectations. It reduces the risks of misunderstanding.
The better the input is, the better will be the output.
Sourcing in China also involves quality controlling the goods during the production and before the shipment. The purchase order details helps the inspector. The inspection company or the buyer’s QC needs clear information to prepare the inspection protocol.
The more the inspector understands the product and the order specifications, the more reliable is the inspection result.
Main information to provide
Other specifications that make the difference
And you: did the purchase order already influenced the quality of your sourcing in China?
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