Centrallia looks to enable communications between businesses from around the world to help create opportunities for trade. For many businesses, this includes the importing and exporting of goods.
The Small Business Blog's Guest Blogger, Matthew Moore, wrote a piece last week titled How to Stay Competitive by Importing Your Goods from Abroad. The article provides some perspective for small business owners considering the pros and cons of importing goods. See an excerpt from the article below.
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As the recession continues, being able to stay competitive is an absolute necessity in the current economic climate. If you’re in the retail industry one such way of staying competitive is through importing goods from abroad. Overseas suppliers can cut costs by a huge margin, in some cases by as much as 60%. This means lower costs for you and savings that you can pass onto your customers.
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