Buying house is the working place of merchandizers. The basic function of the buying house is to communicate with the buyers of other countries who are interested to buy garment products. Quality products at lower price is possible in Our RMG industry. So, the overseas buying house places their orders to us quite frequently.
Trading house is a business that facilitates business transaction between home and foreign countries. It can be said that it is an importer, exporter even a trader also. It purchases products and then sells the products also for other business. They act as intermediaries by manufactures to trade their business in foreign location.
7 Difference Between Buying House and Trading House
Owned by the buyer
Not owned by the buyer
Buying house has its’ own brand
Doesn’t have own brand
Buying house can directly place order to the manufacturing plant or can place order through the trading house
They always directly place order to the manufacturing plant by taking it from the buyer
It has many outlets
Buying house has less risk
Takes more risk because if the order is not according to the buyer then it has to take the risk of money
Job of buying house quite easier
This job is quite difficult as it has to communicate with both the buying house and manufacturing plant
· Example- H&M which is located at Sweden
· Example- Li-fung