Quality Control in China

QIMA offers Product Inspections, Supplier Audits and Lab Testing in all of China. We guarantee an inspector on-site within 48 hours of your order.

Quality Control Services in China

Quality control check performed by QIMA inspector in Chinese factory

Today, China is Asia's major manufacturing powerhouse and a prime sourcing destination for brands and retailers worldwide. Globally, "made in China" is no longer always synonymous with poor quality, but effective quality control mechanisms remain a priority for any business looking to secure their supply chain.

Importance of Quality Control in China

Quality control check on electronics performed by QIMA inspector

Quality control is vital for ensuring your products meet customer expectations and in-house and regulatory standards. Product inspections, auditing, and lab testing help you monitor the quality of products produced in China to ensure adherence. If you are manufacturing in China, it’s important to have a trusted third-party evaluate your products and processes to ensure quality and compliance remains consistent. Leverage our manufacturing inspections and best-in-class audits to meet the quality control needs of each step in your manufacturing process. The QIMA online platform makes ordering and receiving reports simple and easy no matter the service you need.

Supplier Audits in China

QIMA product inspection in China for quality control check before shipment.

QIMA's highly qualified auditors can conduct Manufacturing, Ethical, Structural, Environmental and C-TPAT audits of your Chinese suppliers' factories, helping you engage with capable and ethical suppliers. QIMA conducts audits to a number of international standards, our own Best-in-Class protocol or your in-house requirements.

QIMA Supplier Audits in China help you:

  • Protect your brand against operational and ethical risks
  • Ensure safe and ethical working conditions in your supply chain
  • Get a comprehensive profile of your Chinese supplier – before you give them your business

Lab Testing in China

QIMA laboratory test performed as part of quality control check in China

QIMA operates 6 testing labs in Hong Kong, Hangzhou and Wenzhou which are fully accredited to perform a wide range of tests on products in China. QIMA labs offer over 6,000 tests in a number of categories, including softlines, hardlines, eyewear, promotional items, textiles, apparel, toys and children's products, and more.

Our lab testing capabilities in China are accredited by and in accordance with the following regulatory bodies and international standards:

  • ANAB
  • CPSC
  • ISO 17025

Product Inspections in China

QIMA product inspection in China for quality control check before shipment.

Inspect your product before it leaves your Chinese supplier's factory, and prevent quality problems down the line. We guarantee an inspector on-site of any factory in China within 48 hours, and the inspection report will be delivered to you on the day of the inspection.

Experienced QIMA product inspectors help you safeguard the quality of your product at every stage of manufacturing:


Transparent Pricing:

  • Product inspections in China: $419 USD all-inclusive per man-day
  • Supplier audits in China: from $669 USD all-inclusive per man-day
  • Lab tests: instant online quotes

Fast Turnaround:

  • Inspectors and auditors on-site of any factory within 48 hours
  • Same-day inspection reports

Easy and Flexible Scheduling:

  • Manage orders and inspections online or via mobile app
  • Modify or cancel orders up until 4 pm (China time) the day before the scheduled inspection

Your Eyes in the Supply Chain!™ - We are an independent, certified and licensed quality control company, working on your side to protect your business interests in the supply chain.

Manage Your Quality Control Process Online - Create your free account, schedule your Inspections online, make payment arrangements, and receive your detailed Inspection report electronically.

Comprehensive Reports – Inspection reports include detailed pictures to let you see what our inspectors see. Audit reports include copies of factory records, management interviews, and images, ensuring a complete profile of your supplier.

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