The latest E-commerce News in Southeast Asia
Posted On June 28, 2018
The economic growth in China is the reason why Southeast Asia has potential in global industry. There are many countries which relate with China in the form of investment. This is what makes China Becomes one of those biggest investors in the world. Not only this, there are also some latest E-commerce news which happens in the other parts of Southeast Asia. Check all the E-commerce news you should know below.
The Acquisition of Amazon
The number one of latest E-commerce news is the acquisition of Amazon. No wonder that a big company like Amazon enters the Asian countries. As the increasing of people’s purchasing power through online, the acquisition is a good way to achieve the rapid growth. This company launches the small version of Amazon named Amazon Prime Now in Singapore. But there is still lack of this small version because of the limitation of the products. It’s only useful for the household needs.
The Launching of JD’s Online Marketplace in Thailand
The number two of E-commerce news is about the launching of JD’s online marketplace. JD is an E-commerce company from China which centered in Beijing. The increasing of the middle and low budget of the consumers make JD spread its wings to Thailand. Before Thailand, JD actually already enters Indonesia. It starts to grow in the midst of many companies which already exist before. The JD’s expansion to Thailand is considered as the stepping stone to invest the other countries in Southeast Asia.
The domination of Online Payment Method
The number three of E-commerce news is the domination of online payment method and COD (Cash On Delivery). They are very suitable for people in this era. It becomes the most chosen by the consumers as an easy transaction. In Indonesia’s online transportation for the example, the big company like Go-Jek or Grab try to improve their career in other country. It’s expected to help people with no credit cards.
Keep following the E-commerce news in all around the world. Be curious for what’s happening so that you can be the one who knows the latest E-commerce news.