Our models are made by San Cheng, with a labour force of 60 they specialise in large scale railway models. Although the main workforce is female the scare story of children working for pence a day should be discounted. Wage inflation is high in China and they have adopted western values for National Insurance, job security, pensions, holiday pay and working conditions. in addtion the factory provides extra benefits in terms of welfare and free canteen facilities. The ex-works cost of a Chinese made model is comparable with that of one made in Korea.