Sales of camping, fishing and skateboarding products jumped on Tmall during the 618 shopping festival this year, Alibaba said, but Covid-19 restrictions have hit e-commerce growth overall. Photo: Shutterstock
Sales of camping, fishing and skateboarding products jumped on Tmall during the 618 shopping festival this year, Alibaba said, but Covid-19 restrictions have hit e-commerce growth overall. Photo: Shutterstock
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Alibaba sales for 618 shopping festival rise with growing appetite for camping, fishing goods

  • Alibaba reported positive sales growth for the shopping festival, with camping, fishing and skateboarding as stand-out categories
  • JD.com also reported positive but slowing sales growth for the festival this year as Covid-19 restrictions weigh on consumer confidence

Sales of camping, fishing and skateboarding products jumped on Tmall during the 618 shopping festival this year, Alibaba said, but Covid-19 restrictions have hit e-commerce growth overall. Photo: Shutterstock
Sales of camping, fishing and skateboarding products jumped on Tmall during the 618 shopping festival this year, Alibaba said, but Covid-19 restrictions have hit e-commerce growth overall. Photo: Shutterstock
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