Every industry has every unwritten rules, like IC shipping tube MOQ is high in packaging tube industry rules! This regulation is not to be difficult for customers, but the cost of the problem, as long as the manufacturers feel that even a small amount of packaging tube can do and do too.
As for the MOQ of plastic shipping tubes, it is because they need to re-mold, adjust the machine and measure the size for each type of tube they make. This process has already taken half a day for the master to start up the machine.
For example, our company adopts automatic equipment to produce packaging tubes. After the machine is adjusted, if the size of tubes is small, 1000 pipes can be finished in a short time without half a day. In general, the small amount of packaging tube in the boot cost, rather than the cost of the tube. So generally the minimum order quantity of packaging tube will be high, unless it happens to be in stock.
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