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China E-commerce

Global e-commerce on china e-commerce.

What is needed is in terms of percentage figures in growth leading up to 2008 such as:
growth from 2007 to 2008 or first quarter to second in 2008 etc.

Only credible data showing some type of ecommerce increase.

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China E commerce:

According to the annual China Internet Research Center (iResearch) report, last year 55 million Chinese internet users shopped online for a total of $8.25 billion (including consumer-to-consumer and business-to-consumer transaction volume, excluding online travel bookings). This represents an increase of $4.3 billion over 2006, and the report projected that online spending will reach $58.5 billion in 2011.

In the first quarter of 2008, China's online shopping transactions amounted to $3.46 billion, which means a 151.8 percent year-over-year increase. The number of online shoppers is expected to hit 75 million at the end of the year.


The popularity of online shopping in China, according to AFP, continues to grow as more and more Chinese are using the internet as a source for ordering goods and services. ...

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China E-commerce: percentage growth from 2007 to 2008