Please let me know what you have already done in that direction ? The main problem is I assume that you want to sell something locally and buy that from China, correct ? Problem is with what you have here really. They usually want you to buy in something like 10 pieces or so.
Yes, seems like all channels for a small guy are simply blocked anyway no matter how you put that thing, I really do not see why. It's more like B2B now at least on AliBaba, maybe AliExpress is somewhat more customer friendly this way.