The US Trade Deficit With China–What Does it Really Mean?

By | May 10, 2016

The USCBC has recently written an article over at China Business Review about the US trade deficit with China. The information in the article dispels many misconceptions about US trade with China and clears up what exactly a “trade deficit” means—more goods bought from overseas than manufactured in-country. Many people from the US view the trade deficit negatively, when… Read More »

How to Avoid the “Fake Company Scam” in China

By | May 9, 2016

China’s economy is still growing rapidly, making it one of the best countries in the world to invest and do business in. The problem is, oversight and business culture have not evolved to the standards of the west, creating an environment where scammers and fraud can pop in from time to time.  At CNBizCheck, we don’t want to… Read More »

Wal-Mart Recalls 1.2 Million Electric Water Kettles Made in China—Burn and Shock Hazard

By | May 7, 2016

( – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) is recalling about 1.2 million Rival brand electric water kettles manufactured in China after several reports of burns and shocks were reported. The recall involves kettles with model numbers WK8283CU and WK8283CUY, which were sold exclusively at Walmart stores from March 2011 through October 2015 for about $14. “The heating element can… Read More »

Deciphering the “Organization Code” and the “China Business License” Without Knowing Chinese

By | May 5, 2016

Introduction We have discussed in the past the importance of the information coming from both the Organization Code and Business License in China. Companies simply cannot work without either, and the information about the business (name, address, etc.) provided on these documents should be current/ up to date. The problem is that many of us overseas looking for… Read More »

The Importance of the Chinese Registration Number

By | May 4, 2016

Probably the most reliable method of checking a Chinese business is through using the registration number. But the question that remains is “Why the registration number?”. This number, as we have discussed before, appears on the business license, and with our services you are able to double check this information. Sometimes, the registration number is called a “business… Read More »

Ezubao, One of the Biggest Ponzi Scams in China to Date!

By | April 21, 2016

From Wikipedia: Ezubao (Chinese: e租宝) was a peer-to-peer lending scheme based in the eastern Chinese province of Anhui. It was set up as an online scheme in July, 2014, attracted funds of about 50 billion yuan ($7.6 billion) from 900,000 investors, and ceased to trade in December 2015. On 1 February 2016, the scheme was closed down and 21 involved people… Read More »

What kind of Reports Does CNBizCheck Supply?

By | April 19, 2016

Here at CNBizCheck, we believe that creating well rounded reports and background checks is vital to helping businesses find the right product to match them. CNBizCheck offers different options for the different goals of all of our customers’ needs. Currently, we have two types of reports; the “Basic Check” and the “Essential Check”. The Basic check essentially is… Read More »

Search and Verify a Chinese Company Now –An Introduction of Our New Version

By | April 18, 2016

So we’ve talked a lot about how to navigate Chinese legal paperwork, but we haven’t talked about the best way to verify business partners in China. This process begins and ends with is the leader in efficient and reliable reporting of Chinese companies and will work for you in all of your business inquiries in China.… Read More »

Checking eBay Chinese Business Partners with

By | March 18, 2016

1.Things to look out for There are already many warnings, essays, and posts around eBay surrounding the reality of fake Chinese companies operating on eBay. Posts such as this one (ebay) warn about the many warning signs to check for when starting business with any company on ebay. The post directs users to check for five things: A.Contact… Read More »

How to Verify a Chinese Business with CNBizCheck-Steps

By | March 13, 2016

When browsing possible partners on Alibaba, it’s important you know who you’re dealing with behind the other side of the internet. Simple Google searches may find some relevant information, but by and large, most information about Chinese businesses are very difficult to pinpoint. There are some specific important pieces of information that is vital to successful cooperation which… Read More »