For many retailers and consumers, China has become synonymous with cheap prices and international-standard products. Unfortunately, due to language barriers and geographical challenges, the country's wealth of merchandise has largely remained untapped from buyers in North America, Europe, and in most parts of the world. DHgate aims to change all that with its safe and secure online platform that connects businesses and consumers alike to Chinese factories and suppliers. Started in 2004 by one of China's top women executives, DHgate brings its local knowledge of Chinese manufacturing and supply chain industries to the global B2B and B2C marketplace. The company offers not only wholesale prices and easy-to-use platform, but a vast expertise in China trade. Its founder and CEO Diane Wang has led the company through the Internet boom, downturn and revival. We have removed the hassle from international sourcing, the company posted on its website. On DHgate.com, international retailers, resellers and bargain shoppers can purchase directly from Chinese wholesalers and factories, who offer a wide range of products at very low prices. Supported by our payment protection services, supplier feedback system, English-speaking customer care team and our understanding of today's wholesale business needs, thousands of successful transactions are made each day on our simple-to-use, safe and secure platform. Membership in DHgate is free. Global buyers, both retailers and consumers alike, can sign up and tap into the thousands of suppliers in China. The company likewise offer a paid VIP membership where buyers can receive exclusive discounts and supports such as dedicated consultant and priority services. To date, DHgate carries over 20 million products on its inventory, all of them from its 900,000 verified Chinese suppliers and manufacturers. Its largest buyers come from North America and Europe. The company connects these buyers and sellers from continents apart through an online platform that facilitates trade. Trade with China the quick and easy way using the B2B and B2C platform of DHgate marketplace. With over 900,000 Chinese factories and suppliers on its database, as well as its 4 million buyers from North America and Europe, DHgate is easily the largest dedicated cross-border trading platform in the world. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.dhgate.com ABOUT DHGATE — Founded in 2004 by Diane Wang, DHgate links the country’s top factories and suppliers to the rest of the world through an online marketplace that caters to both B2B and B2C industries. The company, carrying over 25 million product listings, 900,000 suppliers, and 4 million buyers on its database as of 2012, boasts of revolutionising global online trade with China. Its founder and CEO is hailed as one of China’s top women executives and was accorded in 2002 with the Top 10 IT People award.