Until very recently, carbon fiber or “Forged Carbon" watches were exclusive items, with lovers of fine mechanical watches commonly spending anywhere between 3,000€ and 20,000€ for the privilege of owning one.
For a long time “Made in China” has been associated in the public mind with inferior quality and low prices. Yet taking a step back in time reveals that the reality is far from this popular misconception. Here are three reasons why Chinese excellence not only exists, but continues to grow.
Many people wonder how there can be such a big difference in price between watches fitted with the same movement. Understanding the price of a watch requires analyzing the production costs of each component as well as the mark-ups applied. In this article, we will explain how to assess the quality-price ratio of your dream watch.