BEIJING, Sept. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, in Guangzhou, China, B2B cross-border e-commerce marketplace DHgate.com and the Guangdong e-commerce association hosted the 2016 APEC Global SME Forum, which has become the most influential event in the cross-border e-commerce industry. Over 1,500 people attended the forum to listen to speakers from Facebook, DHgate, Tencent, and the China Post focusing on the theme of the event: "empowering brands to enter the global market and build up their brands with high quality products," seeking to enable as many traditional businesses as possible to move their operations online.
This is the 4th time DHgate.com has hosted the summit. This year the discussion focused on analyzing the transitional process that traditional foreign trade enterprises undergo to adopt a digital business model in three dimensions: the transformation and upgrade of an enterprise, social commerce, and global branding opportunities and challenges of cross-border e-commerce in 2017.
"DHgate.com's all-in-one solution offers a premium development opportunity for brands to upgrade their businesses by transitioning to an e-commerce business model and build reputable global brands." - Diane Wang, CEO of DHgate.com and co-Chair of the APEC SME Forum.
DHgate.com is the first to market and the biggest transactional cross-border B2B e-commerce marketplace in China, aiming to provide global buyers with quality products at competitive prices. Founded in 2004, DHgate.com has approximately 12 million global buyers from 230 countries and regions, with 1.4 million global sellers offering 40 million products. DHgate.com's business enables buyers to directly access global manufacturers of the world's top brands with rich product selections. DHgate.com is an all-in-one platform with integrated services for international logistics, cross-border payments, internet financing, etc. DHgate.com's US, UK, Spain, and UAE product distribution warehouses allow for 24 hour delivery and convenient product returns & refunds, bringing great convenience to buyers at http://www.dhgate.com.
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