You are a small or medium sized company and want explore your chances in China, the world's second largest market? Then we can offer you a fast and cost-saving way.
China doesn't make it easy for newcomers. Besides language and cultural differences newcomers face a highly complicated and restrictive bureaucracy. And many costs on monthly basis, which cannot be avoided. Founding your own company is almost a no-return task, with lot of money spent. Also you need consider, that it takes up to 1 year, till you are able to act as a company, e.g. write invoices and transfer money from and to your bank accounts.
Competiveness in China is very high and need to know your competitors, build your network and differentiate yourself on the market. This cannot be achieved through a market research. You need to be active in the market yourself, with your own chinese speaking employee.