Why CMT?

Why choose CMT Imports?  Because WE are YOUR team in the US and on-the-ground in China.   China’s manufacturing offers enormous opportunity for US manufacturers but comes with a lot of risks. 

CMT Imports 5 points of difference over any competition.

#1 - Eliminate Risks

We eliminate the risks and bring the precision and affordability of China’s premier foundries to our US customers in castings and precision machine components. 

#2 - Precision & Affordability

Our customers utilize domestic lead times while gaining the cost benefit of procuring parts off shore.  While precision, affordability and minimizing the risk is mission critical, what CMT customers appreciate most is their level of confidence and comfort in the CMT process.

#3 - Confidence & Comfort

  • US based team to support new project development in sales, engineering and quality.
  • Insightful & Experienced Tech Reviews – China’s manufacturing capabilities can bring more options to your product than available in the USA.  Our team combines decades of engineering skill with strategic use of overseas resources.   The CMT Import Tech Review will provide insight on materials, process and design to positively impact the product and save on costs.
  • US based single point-of-contact project manager in charge of and responsible for all production requirements and communication.
  • Long standing, tested and proven, local supply chain in China
  • 12 Hour Onsite Response to Challenges -  Problem resolution is a CMT Imports specialty from quality issues to logistics and cost, CMT finds a satisfactory solution to meet the customers need.  Our CMT China Team will be onsite in the factory within 12 hours after an issue has been identified and begin finding a solution.

#4 - Inventory Management System

Minimize our risk and increases delivery performance efficiency through CMT Import’s Inventory Management System.

  • Eliminate long lead times with ability to expedite order processing with same day transport
  • Overseas order quantities are significantly reduced through CMT pick-pack operations
  • Avoid quality catastrophe with immediate quarantine ability in the CMT warehouse limiting production line exposure

#5 - On The Cutting Edge

Cutting edge companies often have highly engineered products.  They desire to work with like-minded companies instead of traditional industry vendors. With our diversity of project and processes, CMT Imports is an extremely valuable and versatile partner casting a new vision in China.

Check out our blog: Truth & Trials of American Manufacturing in China