How To Buy, Shop and Import From China in Nigeria, Ghana and Other Africa Countries


Start Importation business online without leaving the comfort of your home. It’s easy to do. You don’t need to attend those crappy seminars nor purchase money-wasting ebooks to start importation business online. Follow this article to the end and then become a guru in importation business.

If you are interested in buying and importing goods from China in Nigeria, Ghana and other African countries, this post is for you. You can start importation of goods from China without leaving your room in Nigeria, Ghana and other African countries and without sending money via any third party.

One great advantage of buying from China is that they offer direct shipping to African Countries. You don’t have to pass through any hassle if you’re buying from China because it is easy and simple.

Buying goods from China help reduce shipping cost unlike shipping from USA or UK. The website that offers to sell Chinese products and allows you to ship them to Nigeria, Ghana and other African countries is www.aliexpress.com. This website is owned by Alibaba.com where buyers and sellers meet to trade.

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Before I continue, let me share the top 5 reasons why Aliexpress should be your number 1 choice:

1. Millions of Products

  • Huge selection only found here
  • 40 categories with easy navigation

2. The Best Value Online

  • Uneatable prices, thousands of sellers
  • Free shipping on almost all products

3. Fast Shipping to Your Country

  • Shipping to over 200 countries and regions
  • Express delivery options

4. Buyer Protection Guarantees

  • Transactions protected until you confirm satisfactory delivery
  • Full refund if goods not delivered or not as described

5. Secure, Easy Online Payment

  • VeriSign & PCI protection keep your information safe
  • Visa, MasterCard & local payment methods

Aliexpress.com is a good website for Nigerians, Ghanaians and other Africans shoppers that wish to buy products and items from China.

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How to Buy From Aliexpress

For shopper that wish to buy from Aliexpress.com, the process involve are not tedious. Below are the steps involved:

1. You need to first search for what you intend to buy. Click Here to start.

2. Locate the product, check review made by existing buyers and then click on buy if you are satisfied.

3. Make payment for goods using your debit/credit card. In the case of Nigeria, most commercial banks Master/Visa Cards now work effectivly on Aliexpress.

4. You receive your shipment

5. Confirm the receipt of goods

As a shopper on Aliexpress.com, you need to have access to the internet, a credit card and Aliexpress.com buyer account.

I recommend Aliexpress.com because they have greater advantage than Amazon in terms of:

Wholesale Discounts: if you are buying at a bulk rate from aliexpress.com, you will be granted discounts on good purchase from them. Bulk purchasing is a good option for Nigerians, Ghanaians and other Africans wishing to start importation of goods from China.

Shipping Cost: there ship cost is relatively low when compared to that of Amazon.com.

Affordable: products from Aliexpress.com are affordable; you can get mini laptops from their website for a little price of $100 or less.

For easy navigation and reliable sellers, check the following: Affordable and Original Jewelries, Original Electronics, Computer and Networking, Phone and Accessories.

If you have any question related to Aliexpress but not included in this article, don’t hesitate to use the comments section below.


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Comments

  1. Milton Addai says:

    Hi, I ordered some items on Aliexpress but I forgot to use my postal address.. I used a residential address rather I’m scared I might not receive the items???

  2. Joseph Quansah says:

    I love the information about buying and shipping using Alixpress to Ghana and other African countries. This author is awesome and shows in-depth knowledge in every article he writes. God bless you for this valuable information

  3. i hope nipost boys dont get hold of goods cus i do hear dat goods shipped to nipost mostly are not delivered..pls rply asap

    • @lawal, sometimes, they deliver, while some other times, they abscond with the good. Better use paid courier services incase you want to ship in expensive product you can’t afford to lose.

  4. Please can you throw more light on how to escape custom duties with dhl

  5. Oluwasegun, can it be possible to buy like 1000pieces of bulbs from the same supplier and custom will not request for any charges or seize the items and what about electronics like TV, inverters deep freezers?

  6. Please what postal code/zip code can I use cos I reside at Iba Lagos.

  7. Thank you Segun

  8. Segun, please I have bought some stuff from alibaba but my supplier said I should pay through Western Union Transfer, please what do you advice?
    Thanks.

  9. Pls I want to start wit aliexpess,but need to understand better.can I av ur number?want detail explanation.

  10. Agatha Asekhame says:

    Pls I’d like to confirm.are all this informations authentic?

  11. Pls, how long those an order take to come to Nigeria after payment?

  12. KAYODE OLUWASEUN says:

    what are the requirements to get goods bought from aliexpress, at the Nigerian post office.?

  13. Hi Olusegun. Please I would like to get sometin clear with regards to the payment. For instance, I have a fidelity debit card which is (Visa Card) can it be used to make payment for goods purchased. I would like to know cos I wanna make some purchases from Aliexpress. and if I cant use my debit card, what other option do I have. Pls reply… Thanks

  14. Segun Ayan says:

    Pls if my goods is sent via china post air mail from aliexpress,will it get down to nigeria?

  15. brainmissy says:

    Thank you fro your reply. I noticed on aliexpress that one cannot collectively buy stuff from different sellers/vendors without paying shipping costs over each item. Pls, is there anyway to bypass this?(so that one can collectively pay the usual amount for shipping on all items no matter the vendor). Thanks.

  16. brainmissy says:

    Thanks form the info. Pls, does one have to I use a US address in Aliexpress to like you do in Amazon, becos aliexpress appear to have free shipping to US for some of their products. Tanx

  17. pls how to pay on aliexpress

  18. Titus Ibrahim says:

    pls can you give me a good USA website that one can do online shopping with them like that of China.

  19. How will I know the most selling goods in Nigerian so I can order for it and how to make the seller ship the goods for free. Thanks

  20. Thanks for the for the exposure of online business.
    The question I want to ask is that will this courrier companies like DHL and ups etc not give people problem when good arrive?

  21. that’s i will open a domiciliary account.

  22. pls sir i’ve got d africard. My supplier have send his account number wit his name on it. I want to know how to send it to the bank account sent via my africard. Pls sir explain on how to send fund to me.reply me asap.. Tnx

  23. olawunmi says:

    Thank you mr segun,may God be with you.. Amen.

  24. olawunmi says:

    thanks man you are d genius… May God bless you. Pls what is wire tranfers and paypal is it use in nigeria.

  25. olawunmi says:

    which one is better myus.com or circuitatlantic.com. What are d required things they will ask 4 @ the bank to open africard or visa prepaid card. Moreso which is more advisable to use btw zenith card or africard.

  26. tnks…Big bro, ama go activate my card nd get back 2 u…

  27. Theophilus says:

    Pls can you educate us on how to avoid been scammed bcos there are many scammers on this website.

  28. No, i tink….but if i activate for online payment i should be able 2 use it 4 payment, rite?

  29. I dont understand how to order for goods..

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