Bachelor’s day in China Alibaba brought in $ 14 billion

Bachelor’s day in China Alibaba brought in $ 14 billion


In the global sale of more than 30 thousand brands that sell more than 6 million kinds of products. Service Alibaba combines the separate functions of eBay, Amazon and PayPal.

BEIJING, 12 Nov. Zhanna Manukyan. Total sales of Alibaba in a 24-hour global online sales, organized Wednesday on the occasion of singles ‘ Day in China amounted to $ 91,22 billion yuan ($14 billion), according to the newspaper China Daily.

The company previously reported that last year’s record to 57.1 billion yuan (9.3 billion dollars) — was beaten for the first 14 hours of the sale.

The first such large-scale sales initiative Alibabа passed in 2009.

Bachelor’s day (Singles or Goingonce Day) is celebrated in China every year on November 11. This is because the date consists of 4 units. In recent years, many Chinese shopping malls and online retailers organize sales due to the holiday. In the global sale involved more than 30 thousand brands that sell more than 6 million kinds of products.

Alibaba, specialized on e-Commerce, was founded by Jack MA in 1999. Users of its available services, combining the separate functions of eBay, Amazon and PayPal. In addition to online retail, the company develops payment system Alipay.