United Nation: China becomes the World’s Largest Internet Market

December 16, 2016

In the recent “2016 Broadband Status Report” published by Broadband Commision of UNESCO, China is found as the largest Internet market of the world with 721 million internet users.


The data shows that, under the continuous strengthening of IP porection, E-commerce activities and related industries are growing at a fast rate in China, which has become a new source of economic growth in the country. In 2015, the E-commerce transaction in China was over 1.83 billion yuan, up 36.5% from the previous year. By UNESCO forecast, there will be 3.5 billion internet users around the world by the end of 2016, compared to 3.2 billion users of last year, which is equipvalent to 47% of the global population.


(Source: China IP Daily)