Thai firms urged to embrace e-commerce | Bangkok Post: business

Business >

Thai firms urged to embrace e-commerce

- +

Alibaba.com, the world's largest e-commerce firm, is urging businesses in Thailand to quickly adapt to the medium as a gateway to global markets. 

Rachel Wu, marketing manager of the Chinese site with 29 million registered users, said Thailand's e-commerce transactions in the first five months of this year increased by almost four times to 7.9 million baht, up from only 1.8 million baht in 2011.

Most orders stemmed from the United States, India and China.

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

0 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments