Reach Millions of Buyers Globally

The first business of Alibaba Group, is the leading platform for global wholesale trade serving millions of buyers and suppliers around the world. Through, small businesses can sell their products to companies in other countries. Sellers on are typically manufacturers and distributors based in China and other manufacturing countries such as India, Pakistan, the United States and Thailand.

Our Mission

As part of the Alibaba Group, our mission is to make it easy to do business anywhere.  We do this by giving suppliers the tools necessary to reach a global audience for their products, and by helping buyers find products and suppliers quickly and efficiently.

One-Stop Sourcing brings you hundreds of millions of products in over 40 different major categories, including consumer electronics, machinery and apparel. Buyers for these products are located in 190+ countries and regions, and exchange hundreds of thousands of messages with suppliers on the platform each day.

Anytime, Anywhere

As a platform, we continue to develop services to help businesses do more and discover new opportunities. Whether it’s sourcing from your mobile phone or contacting suppliers in their local language, turn to for all your global business needs.

Tools to Grow Your Business

Using you can create a differentiated eCommerce experience for your competition. View how we create value for your business below.

  • Advertising - Increase exposure by up to 120% with advertising tools. Get your products placed in the right spots to be noticed by the exact audience you are targeting.
  • Storefront - Set up a store that showcases your brand. Differentiate yourself from the competition with a full store dedicated to your products. No coding or design skills necessary!
  • Tools - Operate efficiently with tools built for business. Manage your growth with analytics tools & customer data, save time by bulk uploading your products & more.
  • Support - Know you’re supported throughout your journey. From onboarding help to online chats to local support during business hours and account optimization tips -- we’re here for you.

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