View of the Canton Fair in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, April 15, 2019. Alibaba.com has launched its first global online trade show after most physical exhibitions were cancelled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Xinhua

Alibaba’s business-to-business marketplace launches online global trade show for pandemic-hit merchants

  • The event, which will last until May 24, is expected to attract the participation of about 200,000 wholesalers each day
  • China’s total foreign trade in the first quarter fell 6.4 per cent year on year amid weak global demand due to antivirus measures adopted in the US and Europe
Topic |   Alibaba
View of the Canton Fair in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, April 15, 2019. Alibaba.com has launched its first global online trade show after most physical exhibitions were cancelled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Xinhua
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