A manufacturing buyer?

With a network of 1000s of quality British engineering suppliers, let us connect you to the ones right for your project. The best bit? This service is entirely free.

A dedicated sourcing team. 40 years + of buying expertise.

We understand how time-consuming finding the right suppliers can be. Qimtek have been actively helping buyers like you, for over 23 years, connect with suppliers that are right for your projects, saving you time, money and hassle.

Buying expertise. All in one place.


manufacturing buying

The Qimtek network is an essential service for any UK-focused manufacturing buyer. Our team of sourcing experts are at your disposal, to assist you with every aspect of placing a project.

From uploading drawings, to identifying the best supplier for your needs, we are here to help as much or as little as necessary.

Qimtek is the largest and most comprehensive network of British engineering suppliers and it is growing every day.
Using Qimtek is quick and easy. Post your projects with just a few clicks and start receiving quotes from active suppliers today.
With Qimtek you get your own dedicated sourcing advisor to personally manage finding the right suppliers for your projects.

Hi, I’m Sandii and I wanted to let you know that Qimtek is not just a fantastic website for searching out potential suppliers. I’m here (along with my colleagues) to help you connect with the right ones.

So much more than just a supplier search tool. Receive personal support from real sourcing experts, like Sandii, to ensure you find the best suppliers for your projects.

  • From the moment you login, our experienced sourcing experts are on hand, online or over the telephone, to start understanding your needs and help you place your project.
  • The Qimtek network is more than just a database, we are hard at work getting to know our members and understanding their needs. It puts us in the perfect position to make the right buyer-supplier connections for projects.
  • Think of us as part of your buying team. With over 40 years sourcing experience amongst our experts, you are free to call upon our advice and guidance on all things buying-related whenever you need to.
  • We are here for everyone. Whether you are a buyer in a multi-national corporation or the owner of a small business, we tailor our service to meet your specific buying needs