Cartell are in Corby, but I think the product is made in Taiwan, not China.
There are many different types of superglue, from thick slow setting gels to ultra low viscosity fluids for capillary action type very rapid setting application. You need to use the right on for the job. Another think is that preparation is essential. It does not like oil and grease.
Not all surfaces and materials are suitable for superglue. They use it at work for bonding polycarbonate to polycarbonate and they use a two pack CA for gluing some plastic to metals.
Don't use baking soda. Used pure sodium bicarbonate. Baking soda has other crap in it. Backing soda + graphite powder + superglue will set, very rapidly to make very hard black resin