Alibaba kicked off its 12th Singles‘ Day shopping festival on its Taobao and Tmall platforms on November 1, 2020. Photo: Handout Alibaba kicked off its 12th Singles‘ Day shopping festival on its Taobao and Tmall platforms on November 1, 2020. Photo: Handout
Alibaba kicked off its 12th Singles‘ Day shopping festival on its Taobao and Tmall platforms on November 1, 2020. Photo: Handout

Singles’ Day sales start strong on first day as China’s domestic consumption recovers from Covid-19 impact

  • Alibaba customers checked out 14 million discounted items from their online shopping carts at the stroke of midnight on Sunday, when Singles’ Day sales began
  • On JD.com, first-day sales were 90 per cent higher than last year, showing that China’s consumer market is on an ‘upwards trend’

Topic |   Singles' Day (11.11)
Alibaba kicked off its 12th Singles‘ Day shopping festival on its Taobao and Tmall platforms on November 1, 2020. Photo: Handout Alibaba kicked off its 12th Singles‘ Day shopping festival on its Taobao and Tmall platforms on November 1, 2020. Photo: Handout
Alibaba kicked off its 12th Singles‘ Day shopping festival on its Taobao and Tmall platforms on November 1, 2020. Photo: Handout
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