The Chinese Daigou industry explained | The future of surrogate shopping in China

Daigou in China

Daigou (代购) is a form of surrogate shopping in China as a means to receive cheaper luxury goods from duty free shops and foreign countries. Along with the growth in tourism, the luxury market, and increased disposable income, the Daigou market in China has developed rapidly in the past ten years. Until 2014, the market […]

Understanding China’s VAT tax incentive policies: Up-close on Hainan island

China's VAT tax incentive policies

Since the beginning of 2020, in order to help retail, tourism, and education, the Chinese Ministry of Finance (MOF) and State Taxation Administration (STA) and the local government have announced tax reliefs and measures to support related enterprises and citizens. China’s VAT tax incentive policies are set in place to boost domestic tourism and spending. […]

Marseille and China: A cross-sea bridge connecting France to the middle kingdom

Marseille

Marseille, France’s second largest city is located in southeastern France. Facing the Mediterranean, the exotic atmosphere and bustling economy makes the city a paradise for Chinese tourists and investors. China’s robust economic advancements make traveling to France available for the middle class. The number of Chinese people who traveled to France in 2018 reached a […]

Coronavirus China Economic Impact Report by daxue consulting

COVID-19 economic impact in China

Download our Coronavirus China Economic Impact report The Coronavirus China Economic Impact report covers the spread of the outbreak in China, what industries are growing and which industries are severely impacted. We also zoom in on the economies of Wuhan and Hubei, as well as Coronavirus impacts on the global supply chain. Lastly we share […]

Daxue Talks 31: Ctrip point of interest: The next era of user created content

Ctrip China

In this episode of Daxue Talks, we bring back our guest Olivier Vérot, the founder of the Gentleman Marketing Agency (GMA). Vérot shares his understanding of a new trend which is going to be a big thing in the near future using the example of Ctrip point of interest. ACCESS THE TRANSCRIPT OF THIS EPISODE […]

Chinese tourism in Italy: Chinese perceptions of Italian cities | Daxue Consulting

Chinese toursim in Italy

Chinese tourism in Italy Italian National Tourism Department Promotes Chinese Tourism in Italy on Digital Platforms In 2018 more than 5 million Chinese tourists went to Italy and it’s estimated that this number will exceed 6 million in 2019. According to the Italian newspaper, IL SOLE 24 ORE’s report on July 30th, each Chinese tourist […]