China: the leader of e-commerce
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China: the leader of e-commerce

The emergence of e-commerce in China The share of e-commerce in retail could soon be higher in emerging markets than in developed countries thanks to rising incomes and increased access to the Internet. The rise of online shopping is mainly due to the fast development of Internet as well as higher revenues that result in…

China embraces foreign e-commerce
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China embraces foreign e-commerce

Now is the moment to e-commerce foreign firms which want to expand their business to China. China has enabled foreign investors to fully own e-commerce companies in Shanghai’s free trade zone. Chinese government has announced it will allow foreign-owned e-commerce companies to develop their business in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone as part of a…

E-commerce is at the heart of China’s growth
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E-commerce is at the heart of China’s growth

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.76″ background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid”] In 2013, the global e-commerce sales reached $889 billion and China was the biggest e-commerce market with $314 billion. During 2013 online spending per consumer was $1,040 and in 2018 it expected to increase it until $1,880. [/et_pb_text][et_pb_code admin_label=”CTA – Article” _builder_version=”3.0.62″ custom_css_main_element=”border: 1px solid #e6edf3;||padding: 22px 30px 32px;||margin:…

Why e-commerce is a lifestyle in China
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Why e-commerce is a lifestyle in China

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.76″ background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid”] Jack Ma, founder of the Alibaba Group, that owns the three dominant online shopping platforms in China (Alibaba, Taobao and Tmall) knows Chinese e-commerce better than anyone else.  And according to him e-commerce in other countries and especially the US “is just online shopping. In China, e-commerce is a…

Double 11 Day : big buzz for Tmall in China
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Double 11 Day : big buzz for Tmall in China

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.76″ background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid”] Every year, on 11 November, China celebrates the “Double 11 Day”, a day for single people. Invented by some students in Nanjing in the 1990’s, this day of celebration has quickly become a “commercial celebration”, during which millions of companies and brands grant discounts and slash prices – especially on sales…