In April, the total retail sales of social consumer goods in China was 2948.3 billion yuan, a year-on-year decrease of 11.1%. Among them, the retail sales of consumer goods other than automobiles were 2691.6 billion yuan, down 8.4%.
In the first quarter of 2022, the shipment of China’s tablet market was about 6.76 million units, a year-on-year increase of 8.1%, according to the latest IDC data. With the adaptation to the new market situation, the global tablet computer shipment in the first quarter of 2022 decreased by 2.1% year-on-year to 39.13 million units. […]
In the first quarter of 2022, China’s smartphone market saw about 74.2 million units shipment, a year-on-year decrease of 14.1%, according to data from IDC.
Smart Home is the largest smart device segment in China with over 185 million monthly active users, followed by Wearable, Smart Automobile, Smart Accessories, and Smart Health. Huawei Sports is the top smart device app with over 69.07 million MAU, followed by Xiaomi’s Mijia app (86 million MAU). Huawei has the largest smart device share […]
Tencent has the highest reach of internet users in China in 2021 (95%) with 442 mobile apps, followed by Alibaba (88%), Baidu (81%), and ByteDance (73%), according to data from QuestMobile.
Baidu received the first-ever permits on 28 April 2022 in China authorizing the company to provide driverless ride-hailing services to the public on open roads in Beijing.
China online video market reached 975 million MAU in 2021 Short video market saw 934 million users Douyin vs. Kuaishou With China’s online video platforms’ increasing production of original high-quality content and expansion of user preferences, the traffic has risen steadily, and the total number of online video users reached 974.71 million in 2021. The […]
The top mobile apps in China by MAU are led by WeChat, Taobao, Alipay, QQ, Gaode Maps, Baidu, Pinduoduo, Douyin (TikTok), and Sogou Input. Top 20 Mobile Apps in Dec 2021 by MAU Short video apps’ time share increased to 25.7% in December 2021 from 21% a year earlier while instant messaging’s decreased to 21% […]
As of December 31, 2021, there had been more than 8.0851 million eCNY (China’s Central Bank Digital Currency or CBDC) pilot scenarios, reaching 261 million personal digital wallets and a total transaction of 87.565 billion yuan (US$13.78 billion), according to Zou Lan, director of the financial market department of the People’s Bank of China at […]
According to preliminary estimates, the gross domestic product (GDP) in Q1 2022 reached 27,017.8 billion yuan, up by 4.8% year on year at a constant price, or up by 1.3 percent over that in the fourth quarter of 2021.
The average monthly active users of China’s online shopping market exceeded 842 million in 2021, according to data from QuestMobile. Mobile shopping users exceeded 1.112 billion in December 2021. The top e-commerce apps by MAU are Taobao, Pinduoduo, JD, Taote, and Vipshop. WeChat Mini Programs have become a key growth driver for some mobile shopping […]
China’s grocery consumption retail market is estimated to reach 5469.7 billion yuan in 2021 and exceed 6817.3 billion yuan by 2025. Grocery Consumption by Categories Grocery retail market Online contributed to 14.6% of the total grocery retail market in China in 2020 from 8.8% in 2019. China grocery e-commerce market is estimated to exceed 1.2 […]
China senior internet users, who are above 50 years old, reached a record number of 275 million as of January 2022, according to data from QuestMobile. The seniors in China spend an average of 5.7 hours per day on the internet, down from 6.2 hours a year ago. Mobile phones, TV, and Desktop computers are […]
Taobao, JD, and Pinduoduo are the top 3 advertisers by total ad spend in 2021 among all Chinese internet companies. Taobao’s total ad spend exceeded 10 billion yuan (US$1.68 bn) in 2021, followed by JD (9.5 billion yuan or US$1.50 billion), according to data from QuestMobile.
In 2022, 42.9% of advertisers in China expect to increase spending in digital marketing, 25 percentage points more than advertisers expect to reduce spending, according to CTR. China advertising market vs online ad market Advertisers of large enterprises with a budget of 500 million yuan or more are more confident in digital marketing spending. In […]