Feeling the beats of the Chinese rap culture

Rap music in China

Chinese rap and hip-hop music slowly emerged in the late 80s, along with the establishment of the Juliana Club in Beijing. In 1984, the club is the only one in Mainland China to welcome foreign DJs, who began to play rap on a daily basis. Chinese rap culture gives a space for Chinese subcultures to […]

A look at China’s aircraft industry after COVID-19

China's aircraft industry

COVID-19 has dealt a long-term blow to China’s aircraft industry. Responding to Chinese government’s strict measures to constrain the propagation of the epidemic, Chinese citizens became conservative on travelling. Hence, the loss of China’s aircraft companies for Q1 of 2020 was approximately 73 billion RMB, which compelled them to find self-rescue plans. In March, the […]

Beijing’s Economy: What to understand about growth in the capital city

Beijing's Economy

What foreign companies need to know about the economy of Beijing As the capital city of the most populous nation on Earth, Beijing plays an important role in China’s economy. With a consumer base of more than 20 million, Beijing has become more and more important for foreign companies in many industries. For anyone looking […]

Podcast transcript #59: Unique Beijing-centric design apparel company in China

design apparel company in China

Find here the China paradigm episode 59. Learn more about Dominic Johnson’s story creating a design apparel company in China and find all the details and additional links below. Full transcript below: Mathieu David: Hello everyone I am Matthieu David, the founder of Daxue Consulting, a strategic marketing research company in China and its podcast […]

Fashion industry in Beijing

Daxue Consulting-Fashion industry in Beijing

Within the next five years, China is expected to become the largest fashion market in the world. This huge change in market distribution is going to change fashion codes and habits. Daxue Consulting is forecasting China’s luxury market to reach up to $27 billion this year; nearly tripling its size in 6 years. This expansion […]

Market Analysis in China: Coffee Shop Retail Chains in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou

Recently, with many foreign brands entering China coffee market, coffee shop retail chains develop rapidly. Relying on its own characters, every brand successfully expand all over the country. As the number of consumers in China coffee market is growing up so quickly, the competition is far more intense than ever before. Our team of consultants in Beijing, Shanghai […]

Beijing Tourism Market Analysis-Industry trends

Online travelling Even though information technology has developed dramatically in the past several years, it has not been used widely in tourism and related industries when comparing with other industries in Beijing. But this situation has changed a lot recently. E-commerce has penetrated deeply in tourism industry nowadays. Popularity of online reservation Nowadays, more and […]

Beijing Tourism Market Analysis-Current situation analysis

Abundant tourism resources Beijing is one of the most popular travelling destinations in the world. It has plenty of tourism resources as well as completed supporting facilities. It is well known for its cultural sightseeing spots. Among all the tourist attractions around the world, Beijing owns 6 world cultural heritages, which makes it a city […]

Market analysis: Retail in Beijing

Retail brands in Beijing China’s retail market is growing at a tremendous rate. In particular, the pace of development of the Beijing retail market has been astounding. In terms of the growth rate of retail sales, Beijing ranked 3rd nationwide, and 1st among the four municipalities. A couple large retail brands in the city include BHG, […]