Webinar: eCommerce & the Chinese Market
November 17 (Tues), 2020
8 – 9:30 am PST / 9 – 10:30 am MST
About the Webinar:
China is the world’s largest and most lucrative online market, with over 632 million Internet users. Cross-border eCommerce is experiencing significant growth; estimates suggest that the current $122 billion of cross-border eCommerce transactions could grow to $199 billion by 2022.
Join a panel of experts to learn how to successfully engage with the Chinese market during these times of decreased international business travel.
Discussions will include:
- Commercial and Agricultural market updates
- Benefits of selling via cross-border eCommerce
- Resources for developing or expanding your export business & e-commerce in China
- Guidance specifically for manufacturers, processors and suppliers
- Ask the experts Q&A session
Melissa Hill – Commercial Officer U.S. Commercial Service – Shanghai
Mark Hanzel – Deputy Director Agriculture Trade Office – US Consulate General Shanghai
Jack Li – Head of Business Development (Pets/Food/Home/Baby/Private Brands) – Tmall Global (B2C platform part of Alibaba Group)
Jack Li joined Alibaba Group in 2019 and now serves as the Head of Business Development for Pets, Food, Home, Baby and Private Brands for Alibaba Group’s cross-border B2C platforms, Tmall Global & Kaola. He leads a team of category experts in North America working with brands, retailers and SMEs to sell into the growing Chinese market. Before Alibaba, he was the head of business operations for the Americas region for Kaola, which is another cross-border ecommerce platform in China, now part of Alibaba. Prior to his work with ecommerce in China, Jack was with Amazon.com for almost ten years in various roles from managing private brand sourcing to merchandising and category management to supply chain management. He is currently based in Alibaba’s New York office in Manhattan.
For More Information and Free Registration,
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar
If you have any questions about the webinar, please contact Tina Salisbury at Tina.Salisbury@commerce.idaho.gov or (208) 287-3164
The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. U.S. Commercial Service trade professionals in over 100 U.S. cities and in more than 75 markets help U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to global markets.
Our agency provides a wide range of virtual trade promotion and international business development services: www.trade.gov/virtual-services
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