Martins hi. In an import business you will face costs related to transport, warehouse, port, inspections, agents, office, distribution, packaging, labelling, insurance, personnel, taxes, purchasing, publicity, etc. Yes, in this case you need money to make money. So, if your budget is low or nonexistent you should develop a good business plan and then to use it to find a capital partner or request funding from external sources, such as banks, credit unions, public or private agencies, angel investment network, web crowdfunding, relatives, friends, etc. Please read the following links for ideas: --- https://articles.bplans.com/writing-a-business-plan/?_ga=2.43807718.2131780258.1626197194-140001112.1626197194 --- https://www.bplans.com/transportation-and-travel-and-logistics-business-plans/import-and-export-business-plans/ --- I wish you the best.