Originally Posted by Colin_S
Airsoft is not banned in China, went there to visit the inlaws/business in January and saw quite a bit of gear. Sorry though I didn't stick around in Beijing very long so I don't know of any stores, in Shanghai and a few other cities I visted the airsoft style stores were in the underground malls. Not sure about the quality, didn't have time to inspect the gear.
He's correct the guns are not viewed publicly, you must know people there in order to purchase. Uniforms are no problem, upgrade kits are available to be purchase over the counter but they must know you before you can get any info on the store.