Pricing

Minimum order: $5000 and above

One off membership fee: $499 (incl GST)

Per order fees:

Our two most common packages**:

Essential You provide us with your choice of supplier, price and specifications of the goods required and freight forwarder.

  • You will provide us with your price you have already negotiated with the factory.
  • We will do the procurement for that supplier exactly as per your agreement with that supplier.
  • No “Verification and Investigation” module component will be offered.
  • Only the “components” selected from “Quality Control” module will be offered at an addition- al charge.
  • A flat fee of 5% plus any components of Quality Control.
  • We can work with your freight forwarder or refer you to our preferred freight forwarders in New Zealand and/or China or we can provide you with our quotation of our preferred freight forwarder for your shipment.

Premium You provide us with the specifications of the goods as required and comparable in the local market.

  • We will provide you with our price i.e. landed price of sourcing the goods.
  • Our price for the goods will be all inclusive of the basic “Verification and Investigation” and “Quality Control” modules.
  • We will find out multiple suppliers and present you with the options.
  • Every supplier we choose will have undergone our “verification and inspection” module checks at no extra cost to you.
  • Throughout your order we will provide “Quality Control” module checks at no extra cost to you.
  • We can work with your freight forwarder or refer you to our preferred freight forwarders in New Zealand and/or China or we can provide you with our quotation of our preferred freight forwarder for your shipment.

Verification and Investigation

  • China Company Checkup / Verification service - $99
  • Factory (Supplier) Inspection & Auditing Service- $99
  • Business Investigation Service - Case by Case
  • On-line Sourcing Service - $99
  • On-Site Sourcing Service - $249+ Transport For the ASTC team to visit a factory or multiple factories it is $249 per day + transport. This is useful for establishing new relationships, negotiating price, translating Chinese to English and explaining your detailed requirements to the factory in a way they understand
  • Fair / Show Representation Service- Case by Case

QC Inspection

  • Pre-Shipment QC Inspection (PSI)- $199
  • During-Production QC Inspection (DPI)- $199
  • Pre-Production QC Inspection (PPI)- $249 Our inspection charges are based on two days’ work. Our fee is based on an average travel time of 4 hours and 6 hours inspection time and 4 hours to draw up the report.
  • Sample Inspection Service (SIS) - $99
  • Loading Process Supervision Service (LPS) – $199

Commission on the value of your order

If your product costs $100 from the factory – we mark this up to $105-$107 – depending on the size of your order.

  • $5,000 - $10,000 7%
  • $10,000 - $1,000,000 5%
  • $1,000,000+ (Case by Case)

Note: For every $30,000 of goods ordered, ASTC will credit you $250 NZD towards any of our Inspection Service options. For example, if you order $65,000 of goods – we will get credit you $500 NZD of Inspection service.

* All the above prices are exclusive GST.

** The above packages are to provide an overview of our most common packages and services along with them. We can always work with you and tailor a package best suited for your requirements.
** Refer to our "Verification and Inspection" and "Quality Control" modules and their component pricing in detail.