Biography Alibaba small foreign trade frustrated with eBay cooperationPosted by: admin | Posted on: March 1, 2017
last year for the first time into the small foreign trade market Alibaba recently suffered embarrassment. According to informed sources, the Alibaba by CEO Wei Zhe recently personally, secret contact rival eBay, hope to get eBay’s support for PayPal. At present, the two sides have reached a preliminary cooperation.
last July, Alibaba announced the launch of a small foreign trade platform Ali Alibaba Express. Previously, the domestic market is dominated by the Dunhuang network, MadeInChina.com, Lanting Pavilion and other small and medium-sized Internet Co. At that time, the Alibaba also announced that Alipay will compete for occupied by eBay global e-commerce and online payment toubajiaoyi.
however, at one year, Alibaba had to seek help from eBay. According to the sources, as a result of the small foreign trade business frustrated, Alibaba by CEO Wei Zhe secret contact eBay company, hoping to get the support of eBay’s PayPal, in order to solve the problem of international buyers online payment. Currently, eBay has agreed to cooperate with the requirements of Alibaba, and sent staff to guide the entire Alibaba related business.
according to the source, in accordance with the agreement between the two sides, the full support of the PayPal payment Ali small foreign trade platform Alibaba Express will be on April new on-line.
insider also revealed that although Alibaba Express get some progress in the domestic business of the seller, but it is difficult to obtain in the international market buyers, Alipay (ALIPAY) the number of buyers is not much. It is reported that Alibaba in this project has invested nearly billion, the relevant team up to hundreds of people.
"a small trade platform in Alipay Alibaba as a payment tool, we must at the same time across the international payment tool, and the main business conflict, lack of operation experience online three barriers." Those who do not wish to disclose the name of the person.
, Alibaba had to obtain the user, but also on the site for the development of the user’s competitors moving tools, direct customers to move from the website of competitors. The effect of this activity is still unknown.