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CHINA RULZ USA SUCKS
| Mon Nov 11 06:55:03|
BIGST SALZ EVR!!!!!!
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Black Friday and Cyber Monday might bring in billions of dollars, but their combined sales still pale in comparison to Alibaba’s Singles' Day. Its annual 11.11 shopping event, which began at midnight last night, has already passed $25 billion and is on course to beat last year’s $30 billion record.
Alibaba reported that its gross merchandise volume had generated over $18 billion just two hours into the event, and it has now passed $25 billion.
The company added that it took just 8 minutes for order rates to peak, at 544,000 orders per second.
Not only is the 2019 sale set to surpass last year’s $30 billion record, but Alibaba also predicts the number of users taking part will be up from 400 million to 500 million—and this is despite the trade war with the US that’s having an effect on China's already shaky economy.
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