The process of injection mold price estimation:
- First , we should choose the steel and manufacture process base on customer requirement.
- Afer choose the material, we should make a simple draft, then we will get the mold size and weight.
- Manufacture cost, the manufacture cost is 1.5-3 times of material cost base on complexty.
- Every mold should consider rist cost, it normally is 10% of mold price
- Tax, it depend local policy.
- Design fee, normally it is 10% of total mold cost
- Trial fee, it is 3-5% of total mold price
The way of injection mold price calculation
- Mold price=steel cost+design fee+manufacture cost+profit+tax+trial cost+package and transport fee
- The proportion
- Material cost:steel and standard spare part take 15%-30% mold price
- Manufacture and profit:normally 30-50% of mold cost
- Design fee:10-15% of mold cost
- Trial fee:within 3% for big size mold,5% for small mold
- Package and transport:real cost or 3% mold price
- VAT: 5%-17% of mold price