Dropshipping is a business model where you build up an online store or you list your not owned product on an online marketplace for selling. At the moment when customers order your product you will be notified about their order. From your part, you go to supplier’s website and order that product putting in the address of the customer.
Is So simple no need to stock inventory you act as the middleman.
There are many platforms (online marketplace) who offers integration with their platform in order to automate the process.
Local Suppliers is better, because of the shipping time. A reasonable shipping time. Going with Chinese suppliers will make the shipping time much longer.
Easy to start
you don’t have deal with inventory and physical product. Also requires small amount to investment.