A new service will help Alibaba double the number of foreign brands on Tmall Global to 40,000 in three years. Alibaba has taken another giant leap forward towards its ambition of becoming the world’s fifth-largest economy by 2023, becoming a truly global titan of commerce. A crucial element of realizing this is attracting more global […]
China Cross-border E-Commerce Markets
Alibaba Group has entered into a strategic collaboration with the municipal government of Yiwu in Zhejiang Province to launch an eWTP hub in Yiwu to digitize trade infrastructure and empower new trade flows for the city, which is the world’s largest wholesale market.
There are five trends of China’s post-90s and post-95s consumers’ consumption on Tmall Global. They care very much about their appearances and spend a lot on skincare; they expect tasty health supplement; and, they like overseas street fashion, smart home, pet companion. They couldn’t care less about facial skincare Post-90s and post-95s consumers are willing […]
Tmall Global introduced 122% more overseas brands in 2018, over 80% of which enter into the Chinese market for the first time. China cross-border import retail e-commerce grew to a US$16.86bn market in Q4 2018, led by Tmall Global, NetEase Kaola, and JD Worldwide. CBNData and Tmall Global forecast the number of Chinese consumers who […]
China’s Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council decided to adjust the import tax on imported goods according to the website of the Ministry of Finance.
Consumption expenditure contributed 76.2% to GDP growth in 2018. The market for imported goods totaled US$2,078.10 billion, an increase of 12.9%. The population of consumers who buy foreign products online is estimated to exceed 200 million by 2020 according to Deloitte. In the pilot areas, such as Shanghai, Hangzhou, Shenzhen, and Guangzhou, next-day delivery or the same […]
China’s cross-border import retail e-commerce market grew by 36% to US$16.86 billion in Q4 2018. Tmall Global and NetEase Kaola together account for 56.2% of China’s cross-border import retail B2C market. China’s General Administration of Customs reported that the import and export cleared by customs’ cross-border retail e-commerce platform totaled 134.7 billion (US$19.82bn) in value […]
Post-90s was the main force of Chinese Haitao users while post-80s held the strongest per capita consumption power. Surprisingly, post-95s attracted extensive attention as its expenditure on overseas products growing at 80% year-on-year. Every 7 out of 10 Haitao users turned out to be females. The top 3 countries selling to China were America, Japan, […]
The market penetration of comprehensive e-commerce apps reached 82.6%, an 11.3% increase year-on-year in China. Its average daily active users dropped by nearly 6.3 million to 209 million. The user base of cross-border e-commerce kept its fast-growing pace and reached 29.83 million in September. Mobile Taobao tops first with the average daily active users of 177.1 […]
Total cross-border e-commerce transactions were projected to hit 9.1 trillion yuan (US$1.33T) with 101 million haitao users by the end of 2018. 67.7% of users went to cross-border e-commerce platforms buying overseas for the first time. Haitao is the act of Chinese buying overseas either through online platforms or individual agents. China’s imports and exports increased […]
Chinese cross-border e-commerce players took advantage of Black Friday to launch a big promotion for imported goods. To some extent, Black Friday is more distinct in theme for cross-border e-commerce than Double 11. Sales of many direct delivery products were more than doubled on JD.com. NetEase Kaola saw sales exceeding the entire sales of last year’s […]
China’s cross-border import retail e-commerce market totaled US$12.14 billion in Q3 2018 with a negative growth of 16.2% quarter-on-quarter. The top platforms Tmall Global, NetEase Kaola kept expanding while both JD Worldwide and Vipshop Global saw a slight decline. China’s cross-border import retail e-commerce market reached 84.26 billion yuan (US$12.14 bn) in Q3 2018, a decline […]