Shanghai how to crack the cross border electricity supplier depression problem

Gu Wenjian

[many respondents industry experts believe that Shanghai in the field of cross-border electricity supplier in order to make a breakthrough, the focus may also be in the mechanism and platform]

at least in the cross-border electricity business people’s eyes, the release of the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce on the "cross-border third party platform is being re built" is a kind of "positive signals", but to get out of Shanghai cross-border electricity "lowlands" requires multiple departments to improve". Behind all these efforts there is an explosive growth in the number: in the upcoming 2016, China’s cross-border e-commerce transaction size is likely to reach 6 trillion and 500 billion yuan.


in May 2013, the state has approved 8 pilot city pilot city of cross-border electricity business, Shanghai is one of them, while the other city were Zhengzhou, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Chongqing and Tianjin.

so far more than two years, the field of cross-border electricity supplier B2C is becoming a new form of industry, and there has been explosive growth.

Fudan University

Electronic Commerce Research Center Deputy Director Huang Yue said that as a subversion of the traditional large trade mode and traditional retail model, cross-border electricity distribution agents, skip all the intermediate links, and various taxes circulation generated, created from the factory to the shortest path of consumers.

, a researcher at the center, Huang Xinfan believes that the difference between cross-border electricity supplier and general trade in the way of taxation is one of the reasons for the rapid development of cross-border electricity supplier. General trade levy "tariff + VAT" usually around 27%. The B2C or B2B form of cross-border electricity supplier is levied postal tax, the tax rate is relatively low.

"according to the tax rate of imported goods, a minimum of 10%, most of the commodity tax rate is lower than the general trade import tax rate, in addition, in the post tax, levy import tax at 50 yuan or less, shall be exempt from tax parcel, the goods have a strong price competitiveness." Huang Xinfan said.

Huang Yue also believes that this has become the main reason for the rapid development of cross-border electricity supplier in the past two years.

public information, the national cross-border electricity supplier platform has more than 5000, including Tmall international, Taobao, respectively, there are more than 5 thousand and 400 brands and small businesses engaged in the business of cross-border electricity supplier in the business of 700 thousand. EBay in the world’s 25 million businesses in the mainland to engage in cross-border export business of up to 5.

industry experts said the domestic cross-border electricity supplier in the field should be around 30%. 2013 and 2014, respectively, the growth rate was 31.3% and 33.3%, while the proportion of total imports and exports of the country’s trade has risen to 14.2%.

which, in terms of cross-border imports, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Ningbo, Zhengzhou, Chongqing, in the first half of this year to hand over the business growth over 3 times the report card. < >

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