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The free Alibaba RFQ service enables you to receive quotations from multiple suppliers, in a matter of days. All you need to do is to fill in a form and click on the submit button.
If used the right way, Alibaba’s Request for Quotation service can help you save hours of work, as you don’t have to contact suppliers one by one.
But as always, you need to use it the right way.
In this article, you will learn how you can save time and money using the RFQ service while making sure that you provide enough information for the suppliers to calculate an accurate unit cost.
In addition, you will also learn what to look for once you receive the quote.
How can the Alibaba RFQ service help me?
Alibaba.com is the world’s largest supplier directory. Even the most obscure product search can result in hundreds of suppliers.
It can take forever to shortlist suppliers and contact them one by one.
Even worse, many of them don’t even reply.
Now, what if you could turn the table, and let them come to you? That’s the idea behind Alibaba’s RFQ service.
In essence, you add product information, and a number of suppliers will submit quotes based on your requirements.
All you need to do is wait. Or well, that’s the idea at least. Continue reading Alibaba Request for Quotation (RFQ): A Complete Guide