GFA Partners


We want to highlight those in the community who support Global From Asia in our GFA Partners program. To learn more or have your company join, enter our GFA Partners Portal here

Mercury USA Banking:

One of GFA’s top blog posts, “How to Open a USA Bank Account as a Non US Citizen”  has shown us the need for online, remote banking for international ecommerce sellers. We are blessed to have Mercury join us as a GFA partner and helping those in then community get banking for their business.

Check out our full write-up on their service with a tutorial video here -  or head on over to their service using our partner link to get a cash bonus (terms and conditions apply)

Unipro Consulting Limited

Global From Asia started as an podcast that became an agency helping listeners  to setup and operate their Hong Kong business. Over time, we met Unipro Consulting Limited and it has been a match made in heaven. Unipro understands the needs of online business owners and is helping “digital nomads” and ecommerce sellers run their Asia corporate services from their laptop.

Read about the various services on our corporate services section here

Shadstone Limited

The parent company of Global From Asia, Shadstone is a digital marketing agency that helps businesses grow their online presence. With a skilled team in content creation, website development, and internet marketing, they work with a wide range of ecommerce businesses to get the exposure and traffic they deserve.

Read more about Shadstone’s internet marketing on our Internet marketing page here

Cross-Border Business Resources
Below are various tools and resources we have come across from the shows and word of mouth. Please do you own due diligence, this is simply a list of companies and resources we have been told about over the years. If you have services you would like to recommend, please contact us

Wrong page? Are you a GFA chapter organizer looking for meetup resources? Check for those PDF & logo resources.


If you’re looking to register, Global From Asia is an equity parter in Unipro Consulting Limited. Here we can help you with your company setup inside of Hong Kong SAR and other parts of China and Asia.

Interested in USA company setup instead? Try IncFile.

Amazon Tools

Everyone needs tools for selling on Amazon, we have a few of the popular ones here

Merchant Account

Read our full Merchant Account comparison page for full details and outlines and information. We will continually update it.

Cross Border Payment

If you sell on an international Amazon marketplace and have payment remitted to another - you should be using a third party solution! Why? Amazon’s FX rates are extremely high! Here’s a few to choose from:



Below are budget hotels for those looking to save cash on their travel in Hong Kong. We also wrote a couple blog posts detailing these and others:

Website Hosting

We all need to get our own websites setup, for e-commerce or business in general. Here are a couple we have used and recommend:


3-day conference for online & Amazon sellers April 17-19, and Oct 17-19 each season. AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong · Topics related to China importing and online/Amazon selling are covered · Plenty of built-in networking opportunities · Co-located with trade shows so attendees can put their learning into practice immediately · 3,000+ booths of gifts, home products & mobile electronics You can benefit from Super Early Bird Prices if you register before Dec. 31 at You can get an extra US$50 off if you enter this promo code: M50ML."

Cross-Border Logistics & Shipping

Logistics from Hong Kong has been a tricky one, with the real estate levels so high, most ship from mainland China directly. Below I have some various services I have been told about and hope to build up this list and interview them on the show!


Looking for a simple China visa to visit trade shows? We can help with that at our China visa page. Want to permanently relocate to Hong Kong? Check out our Hong Kong Immigration process guide.

Serviced Office


Browse a growing library of how-to guides and reviews of various products and services in the cross-border e-commerce and international business niche.

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