Social media and the internet are huge factors for the Chinese community. It is these key pieces of technology that are helping China to dominate the e-commerce market. Chinese internet users have surpassed several other countries and locations throughout the world, and it seems that even more people are spending some time online via social media. This is becoming an important trend for e-commerce retailers wishing to reach their full consumer potential.
The infographic below shows just how social Chinese users are:
These stats show that e-commerce businesses who are not readily available via social media sites are losing out on their potential. It also shows that Chinese users are becoming more and more social with the advances in technology and the number of social media platforms they now have available.