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The Success of the Virtual Store

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It doesn’t matter where you are in the world, you’ve heard about AliExpress. It is a Chinese e-commerce website launched in 2010 and has customers in over 220 countries. It sells millions of dollars in products every year, all around the world, and is the champion of selling numbers in Brazil. In 2014, in Brazil only, 11 million orders were made between the months of July and September, way ahead of the first runner-up – the B2W group, with Submarino and Americanas – that sold 7.2 million products. These records setting happen in a worldwide level also: in 2012 the group to which AliExpress was part of a made transaction that summed up to the amount of, approximately, 170 billion dollars through sales, more than Amazon.com and eBay moved in the same period.