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Notes on purchasing Chinese products

Clothes

Please refer to the chart below about the size of clothing sold in China. Actual size varies depending on manufacturers.

Men's clothes size

Size S M L XL 2XL 3XL
Body height(CM) 158-162 163-167 168-172 173-177 178-182 183-187
Body height(INCH) 5'2"-5'3" 5'4"-5'5" 5'6"-5'7" 5'8"-5'9" 5'10"-5'11" 6'0"-6'1"

Women's clothes size

Size S M L XL 2XL 3XL
Body height(CM) 153-157 158-162 163-167 168-172 173-177 178-182
Body height(INCH) 5'0"-5'1" 5'2"-5'3" 5'4"-5'5" 5'6"-5'7" 5'8"-5'9" 5'10"-5'11"

Shoes

In China, the size of shoes is sometimes in centimeters size, but in general it is common to use European sizes. Men's and women's size correspondence charts are as follows.

Men's shoe size

China 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47
Japan 24.5 25 25.5 26 26.5 27 27.5 28 28.5
USA 6.5 7 7.5 8 8.5 9 9.5 10 10.5
Europe 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47

Women's shoe size

China 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42
Japan 22.5 23 23.5 24 24.5 25 25.5 26
USA 5 5.5 6 6.5 7 7.5 8 8.5
Europe 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42

Electric appliances

About voltage of electric appliances

Voltage of electric appliances sold in China is generally 220V. If the voltage of your country is different, you need to use a transformer. Since digital devices such as personal computers, smartphones, digital cameras generally correspond to 100-240V, you do not need to use a transformer.

China Japan USA Europe
220V 100V 120V 220-240V

About plug shape of electric appliances

The plug shape of Chinese appliances is generally O type or A type. If the outlet shape of your country is different, it is necessary to use the plug adapter.

Plug shape