May 10th morning news, taobao.com and Softbank group holding YAHOO Japan announced that it will expand the strategic cooperation, the two sides will fully open Chinese through data docking and Japanese online shopping platform. According to the plan, taobao.com cooperation with YAHOO Japan will set up two strategic platform, expected to launch in early June at the same time.
this is China’s first cross-border online shopping platform. According to the plan, taobao.com cooperation with YAHOO Japan will set up two strategic platform, expected to launch in early June at the same time.
is reported that set up on Taobao’s Amoy Japan is to provide users with Taobao products in the Chinese platform. And set up on the YAHOO site in Japan, YAHOO, Japan, China Mall is to provide a platform for Chinese companies YAHOO Japanese japanese.
data through taobao.com and YAHOO Japan both docking, taobao.com goods will appear directly in YAHOO Japan "Chinese mall, YAHOO Japanese goods will also appear in the" Amoy Japan ".
, according to Taobao, Taobao in the principle of openness, by third party companies to provide information translation and logistics services, Japanese consumers see commodities is the national language, and is completely familiar with the previous purchase through their own operations and payment transactions.
executives confirmed that the goods into the platform, the two sides will have a strict screening mechanism, all goods must comply with the laws and customs of the two countries, and the need to pay customs duties.
, food, cosmetics temporarily open to export to japan. In terms of logistics, Alibaba Japan station will integrate the third party international logistics company, to provide international logistics services, logistics in China will be borne by the country’s other three party logistics company. Chinese and Japanese users just need to be shipped in accordance with the usual domestic logistics company. At the same time, the other third party call company will assume the buyer and seller translation work, so that buyers and sellers to achieve effective communication.
group chairman of the board and CEO Ma said, we are very pleased by this platform taobao.com Japan can help small businesses to provide products to Japan Chinese, this move also allows consumers to be from hundreds of millions of Chinese and Japanese goods have more choices.
Japan’s Softbank group president and chairman Sun Zhengyi said, by China, the Japanese economy as the representative of the Asian economy will continue to grow, the electronic commerce is an important force driving growth. At the same time, it is very important for small businesses to provide equal trade opportunities for small businesses.
"we will be on the line in June the new platform is an ideal platform for small businesses to complete cross-border trade. For cross-border shopping consumers, as long as they can be familiar with the online shopping. Through this cooperation, we want to build a bridge between the two countries, an important contribution to economic growth in asia." Sun Zhengyi said.