Composites Overseas Sourcing Assistance

"Source high quality composite products at lower cost"

CSS' Composites Overseas Sourcing Assistance services help Clients procure and import consumer, industrial and medical fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) composite products with less risk and fewer headaches.

We introduce Clients to vetted overseas composites suppliers possessing the required manufacturing expertise and capacity to meet current as well as future production demand.

CSS manages all sourcing related vendor communications on the Client's behalf and provides the composites production engineering, manufacturing and logistics support required to set up overseas production lines, manage production orders, troubleshoot production problems and coordinate direct shipment of acceptable composite products.

Import High Performance
FRP Composite Products
With Confidence

CSS' Composites Overseas Sourcing Assistance services support new composite product procurement needs as well as alternate or second source composites supplier qualifications for greater landed cost savings or to resolve recurring production problems.

Rough composite product concepts and prototypes are refined and qualified for overseas production using CSS' composite Product Development Support services. Established composite product designs are reviewed for ease of overseas manufacturing and quality control. When necessary, established composite design changes are proposed to optimize the product for mass production.

Overseas Sourcing Assistance Services

  • Select and vet capable composites suppliers
  • Solicit production pricing and estimate landed cost
  • Oversee production tooling development
  • Manage qualification samples and production pilot runs
  • Qualify FRP composites processes and production lines
  • Establish production controls to maintain product quality
  • Troubleshoot and resolve production problems
  • Ensure on-time delivery of acceptable products

Fiberglass and Carbon Fiber
Composites Shaft Production

Vetted overseas composites manufacturers table roll over rigid mandrels and Bladder Inflation Mold tubular preforms to produce hollow composite structures such as arrow shafts, push rods, paddle shafts, golf shafts, ski poles, canes, booms, posts, armatures, bicycle frames, bats, handles, and other challenging product shapes.

Carbon Fiber Composites
Bladder Inflation Molded
Stroller Frame Members

Vacuum forming, compression molding, and autoclave molding processes are used to produce FRP composites applications such as contoured covers & guards, flat springs, structural inserts, stiffened skins, sandwich panels, etc.

FRP Composites Protective Cover

Please contact us to discuss your FRP composites product procurement needs. In most cases CSS will be able provide overseas production tooling and unit cost estimates at no charge.