Professional Research on the Most Promising Product Categories: Complete 2017 White Paper from DHgate

2017-06-16 22:00 3550

BEIJING, June 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2017 China Cross-Border E-Commerce (Export B2B) Report was published on June 16th, 2017, by DHgate, Tsinghua University, China Central University of Finance and Economics, National Engineering Laboratory for E-Commerce Technologies, and the China Center for Internet Economy Research. The report is comprised of data, analysis, and insights regarding Chinese B2B Cross-Border E-commerce Exports, specifically:

  1. The Development Index and additional indexes for China's Provincial Level Administrative Regions;
  2. China's top Cross-Border E-Commerce trading partner countries and product categories;
  3. China's Cross-Border E-Commerce Structure on a regional basis;
  4. The statistics from 2016 and future predictions of Cross-Border E-Commerce in China.
  5. The most promising product categories for future growth and largest changes in product categories.

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Future Product Popularity Insights

China's 2016 cross-border e-commerce experienced rapid growth in many emerging product categories. Most notably, the turnover of VR Glasses' grew by 1979% within just one year, and Sports Cameras had a turnover growth rate of 1255%.

The following categories also had a significant growth rate: Kitchen, Cafeteria and Bar tools, Makeup bags, Slippers, Nail Art and Salon, Wearable Devices, Sports shoes, Hair care & Salon, and Outdoors Equipment. 

2016's Top 10 Categories

The mainstream product growth of China's Cross-Border E-Commerce Exports in 2016 was based on approximately 20 categories. In 2016, cell phones and related accessories took 10.1% of the turnover for all categories, ranking first. Hair & Style comes next, accounting for 9.3%.

Other categories that accounted for the majority of sales are: Clothing, Health & Beauty, Maternity & Baby, Electronics, Home & Garden, Watches, Jewelry, and Sports & Outdoors. In terms of growth rate for product categories, Video Games and Health & Beauty Products had the highest among all categories, with respective growth rates of 114.7% and 110.8%.

Value in the Numbers

"The White Paper comprehensively measured China's Cross-Border E-Commerce performance from a wide range of aspects. We put a lot of effort into sorting through data and providing a comprehensive and constructive analysis, which can provide anyone working in the e-commerce or international trade industry with valuable insights."

- Diane Wang, Founder and CEO of DHgate

About DHgate

DHgate is the biggest B2B transactional cross-border e-commerce marketplace in China, offering integrated services for international logistics, cross-border payments, internet financing, and online marketing. DHgate's 1.4 million sellers offer 40 million products and serve 10 million buyers from 230 countries and regions. Import now

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