China Unveils Ecommerce Measurement

19 April 2006

      BEIJING - China has announced what it claims is the first official method to guide the statistical work of the country's ecommerce industry.
   Vice-minister of commerce Liao Xiaoqi told reporters at the release of the 2004-2005 China E-Commerce Report that this method would provide "data collection and allow decision makers in governments, academia and the general public to have a better understanding of China's robust e-commerce industry."