We support sourcing activities

Procurement in China

Cisema has professionally organized offices in the most important regions in China and a comprehensive database for suppliers and manufacturers. Global enterprises as well as fast-growing companies have relied on Cisema’s expertise for more than 15 years now.

No compromises

Quality management

When you buy products in China, you should not make any compromises in quality.


Frequently asked questions

In order to meet the different needs of customers in the context of a cost-conscious performance model, Cisema’s customers have the option between three service levels. The higher the service level, the more favourable is the actual daily rate. Additionally, we also offer flexible solutions, as for example a daily rate.
Additional costs, such as travel expenses, will be borne by the customer. However, these will be minimal due to the low price level in China.
Our services include the complete range of high-level sourcing and quality assurance services, starting with simple control tasks and continuing with supplier identification, in-process control, audits and supplier development.

We have five locations in the major regions of China with a growing number of currently seventy employees. Through the strategic positioning in Hangzhou, Beijing, Shenzhen, Qingdao and Hong Kong, we can easily reach potential suppliers in the industry centers in the Yangtze River Delta, Pearl River Delta and the Bohai Bay. Our strongest location is based in Hangzhou.

Due to the strategic placement of our branches, we can exercise control over your vendors / products thanks to short distances and also get any obstacles out of the way quickly. We invite you to visit us in China to see our offices and take take a look at our professional teams and equipment.

Cisema’s employees have a variety of test equipment required for most of the upcoming quality tests. Furthermore, there is a Cisema test lab for specially required tests.
In some special cases, we cooperate with accredited test labs.

Our team in China consists of 100% Chinese employees. We set high standards for the qualification of our employees. Our usually quite young staff members have a good command of English, have university degrees and are principally permanently employed.
Some Chinese employees at management level have been working in the technical departments of international companies for many decades.
In general, our staff members are technically skilled due to their academic backgrounds and work experience.
Unlike many other Chinese and also international companies in our market niche we have managed to achieve an extremely low staff turnover by offering a pleasant corporate culture, attractive compensation and performance-enhancing career planning, which is reflected in a noticeably better customer service and also long-term personal relationships to the suppliers. These are advantages which we pass on to our customers.

From agricultural technology to the recycling and generally any supplier-focused industry, both medium-sized companies and large international companies rely on Cisema’s expertise.
We have a variety of references from all branches, although our clients in highly technical industries are the ones who would least likely do without our well-integrated services.