Non-conformity and poor quality are two of Non-conformity and poor quality are two of the most common complaints when purchasing products from China. Some of the quality and compliance issues can be easily avoided by implementing a comprehensive quality inspection strategy. In this article, we discuss the importance of quality inspections and the different stages at which they should be performed. We also discuss the benefits of hiring a third party or procurement agent to complete the quality control. In this article, we discuss the problem of non-conformance and how to avoid it.