Farmer Chen Jiubei helped lift her family and village out of poverty through live streaming sales on Taobao. Photo: Handout Farmer Chen Jiubei helped lift her family and village out of poverty through live streaming sales on Taobao. Photo: Handout
Farmer Chen Jiubei helped lift her family and village out of poverty through live streaming sales on Taobao. Photo: Handout

China’s farmers get help selling produce online as Beijing steps up poverty alleviation efforts

  • E-commerce giants such as Alibaba and Pinduoduo are increasing efforts to help rural farmers and merchants sell their products online
  • China has made eradicating poverty an important goal to be achieved by the end of 2020

Topic |   Poverty in China
Farmer Chen Jiubei helped lift her family and village out of poverty through live streaming sales on Taobao. Photo: Handout Farmer Chen Jiubei helped lift her family and village out of poverty through live streaming sales on Taobao. Photo: Handout
Farmer Chen Jiubei helped lift her family and village out of poverty through live streaming sales on Taobao. Photo: Handout
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