Visitors walk past a logo for Amazon China at the Beijing International Book Fair in 2017. Photo: AP Visitors walk past a logo for Amazon China at the Beijing International Book Fair in 2017. Photo: AP
Visitors walk past a logo for Amazon China at the Beijing International Book Fair in 2017. Photo: AP
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Amazon to close Chinese domestic marketplace business in major e-commerce setback

  • Mainland shoppers will no longer be able to buy goods from third-party merchants, but can still make overseas orders via Amazon’s global store
  • Closure underscores how home-grown rivals have made it difficult for US retail giant to gain local foothold

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Visitors walk past a logo for Amazon China at the Beijing International Book Fair in 2017. Photo: AP Visitors walk past a logo for Amazon China at the Beijing International Book Fair in 2017. Photo: AP
Visitors walk past a logo for Amazon China at the Beijing International Book Fair in 2017. Photo: AP
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