According to numbers by the Ministry of Commerce, the national retail and catering market has scored 1,4 trillion yuan in sales during this year’s seven-day holiday, up by 9.5% from a year ago.
The biggest spenders are from consumers in Shanxi, Jiangsu and Hubei province. The sales numbers in these provinces saw increase of over 12%.
Data released by Alibaba showed that more and more consumers that are looking for food that are healthy and of good quality.
The local consumers are increasingly looking for healthy food products including organic and green food. (Source: sina.com)