The mobile commerce explosion. Finally, as in other parts of the globe, mobile commerce has expanded rapidly across the markets of Asia Pacific. This year, momentum has built in some key markets. In China, for example, Alibaba recently announced that 21% of orders on Taobao and Tmall on Singles Day were placed on mobile devices, compared to just 5% last year. India's Snapdeal says 30% of orders now come from mobile devices, a 10-fold increase over the past year.
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