Frequently Asked Questions 

Surely there are many questions to be answered. Absolutely you do have the choice of getting in touch with us directly, but if you prefer to first have a look at our most frequent inquiries we did our best to help you out!

01

Does Transpacific (Far East) Ltd own its factories in China?
 

Yes, the company owns two joint-ventures (50-50%) factories in Fujian Province, China (Xiamen and Tonggan) and a 50-50% factory in Ganzhou, Jiangxi Province. The company manufactures for many brand names including Fire&Ice Bogner, Woolrich, Gant, Arena, Marc'O Polo, Diesel, Jetset, Arena and many more.

02

The next time I am in China, I would like to see the factory. Is this simple & possible to arrange ?



Yes of course! One of our principles is thorough transparency. Please feel free to join us on our next journey to our factories or come unaccompagnied - you are very welcome in Xiamen or Ganzhou!

03

Can the factory develop prototype samples and salesman samples?



Yes, we develop the paper patterns in-house (Lectra) while some clients send us their own paper patterns through e-mail. It takes 2-3weeks to develop the first prototype samples (in available colours and available fabrics). It takes about 1 month for the development of salesman samples (once everything is approved and fabrics & accessories are available).

04

Can Transpacific work with nominated suppliers ?
 

Yes, we can work with your nominated suppliers of fabrics and accessories. We can as well supply you with our "most popular fabrics". Transpacific has several import licenses. We use mainly fabrics of Taiwanese and Korean origin. For the entry price range, we work with local fabrics and accessories.

05

What are Transpacific payment terms ?



We work on a TT, D\P and L\C basis.

06

Can Transpacific deliver the goods in China ?



Yes, through Multisport (Xiamen) Apparel Ltd (one of our sister companies) . we are in a position to deliver part of your goods in China to your "local operation\stores" and invoice in RMB incl. VAT.

07

In which garments is Transpacific specialised ?



The company is specialised in the manufacturing of swimming shorts\board shorts (about 60% of its sales turnover) as well as the manufacturing of jackets as well as first & second layers + soft shells.

08

What are the minimum quantities per model and per colour ?



Yes of course! One of our principles is thorough transparency. Please feel free to join us on our next journey to our factories or come unaccompagnied - you are very welcome in Xiamen or Ganzhou!

09

Is the recruitment of workers an issue in China ?



Yes, the recruitment of workers in the coastal area of China is a real concern. This is the reason why a new factory has been set up in Jiangxi Province (inner land). Ganzhou is located at about 1 hour flight from Shenzen and Guangzhou. It can be as well be accessed from the airports of Xiamen and Shanghai. Ganzhou and suburbs has a population of about 10 mio people.