As B2B e-commerce grows throughout the years, an increasing number of companies starts engaging customers through digital channels. In Asia, B2B e-commerce started with a big focus on wholesale / cross-border commerce. Tech giant like Alibaba, Indiamart, Tradeindia, offering low-cost manufacturers a convenient channel to western markets, to sell their products to wholesaler buying large volumes. Other similar platforms emerged in India, Singapore, Hong Kong and these businesses still account for a decent portion of B2B online sales in Asia.
Here are the 6 chemicals and solutions e-commerce sites in Asia.
Alibaba, a Chinese multinational conglomerate holding company specializing in e-commerce, retail, Internet, and technology. Alibaba group's mission is to make it easy to do business anywhere. They enable businesses to transform the way they market, sell and operate and improve their efficiencies. Also, they provide the technology infrastructure and marketing reach to help merchants, brands and other businesses to leverage the power of new technology to engage with their users and customers and operate in a more efficient way.
1688 is simply the largest go-to wholesale and sourcing website in China (one of the most popular wholesale websites for the Chinese people) and mainly for wholesales and manufacturing. 1688 pronunciation in Chinese means make good fortune in the long time run and many Chinese people especially business men think it is auspicious.
IndoTrading is Indonesia's largest supplier network. As a business directory website, not a buy-and-
Kucari is an online trading site of industrial engineering equipment, measuring devices and instrumentation based in Indonesia.
Eezee.sg, Singapore’s first & largest industrial marketplace that connects local suppliers to corporate clients, leveraging technology to help both parties make informed decisions. The company offers a secure platform for buyers and sellers to transact.
Tokyo Chemical Industry
Since its foundation in 1946, TCI’s philosophy has been to contribute to society through the manufacture and supply of organic laboratory chemicals. The company offers more than 29,000 quality reagents on a global basis. In recent years, their business has also expanded to the manufacture of fine chemicals such as pharmaceutical and cosmetic raw materials, and electroluminescence compounds, the building blocks for liquid crystals.