CROSS BORDER E-COMMERCE IN CHINA
Cifnews is the leading information network specialized in cross-border e-commerce in China
CIFNEWS GLOBAL MISSION
Our mission: connecting global service providers, digital agencies and marketplaces with the New Made in China.
In recent years China’s manufacturing system has evolved towards higher quality standards, in multiple fields.
Projects such as China 2025 and One Belt One Road are aimed at helping China becoming a leader in innovation, design and quality, with high-level brands exporting to global markets, from hi-tech to fashion.
WHO WE WORK WITH
Cifnews was established in 2013. For over 5 years we have been working closely with Chinese industrial districts, helping connect Chinese companies with global digital markets.
We work with 3000+ manufacturing companies and sellers across China, and with hundreds of players from all over the world – among them Facebook, Google, Bing, eBay, Wish, DHL, WorldFirst, CDiscount, Rakuten.
WHERE WE ARE
Since 2017, we run conferences and trade fairs in the the main industrial hubs of China: Guangdong, Fujian, Zhejiang. Cifnews is headquartered in Xiamen, with offices in Shenzhen and Padova, Italy. Its team across China and Europe counts over 160 people.
Since 2018, though our Business Center, we provide facilities for international companies that want to enter the Chinese market.
The provinces of Guangdong, Zhejiang and Fujian account for over 60% of total Chinese exporting companies
Since 2013 we connect Chinese companies and global markets
The launch of Cifnews
CEO Berry Weng founds Cifnews 雨果网 in Xiamen. The website www.cifnews.com is officially launched on April 15, 2013 as the first platform in China dedicated to cross-border e-commerce news and information.
Xiamen: the first conference
Cifnews organises the first conference on cross-border e-commerce in Xiamen. By the end of the year, the Cifnews network has held forums on cross-border e-commerce in 11 different provinces and cities of China.
The expansions in China
Cifnews hosts its second conference on cross-border e-commerce in Xiamen. By the end of the year, the Cifnews network has held forums on cross-border e-commerce in 17 different provinces and cities of China.
Cifnews Mobile APP
November – Cifnews launches its mobile APP, in order to serve with better and more targeted content its constantly increasing readership.
The CCEE format is launched
On March 22 the event format Cifnews Cross-border e-commerce exhibition (CCEE) is launched. The first event is held in Xiamen., followed by CCEE Shanghai in June and CCEE Xiamen in August. CCEE counts over 45.000 participants in the first year.
The birth of Yuke, online learning platform
On August 3 Cifnews launches its online learning platform, Yuke, to provide Chinese companies and sellers with high-quality training sessions about Amazon, Wish, eBay and the most important Western marketplaces.
The first international office
On September 15 the first international office of Cifnews opens in Padova, Italy, with a dedicated team of 10 people.
The first Shenzhen 1.11 Global Conference
On January 11 Cifnews runs its first 1.11 Global Conference in Shenzhen. In that occasion, the English and Italian version of the Cifnews editorial platform are presented.
The numbers of CCEE 2018
On June 16 Cifnews organises the first CCEE event in collaboration with Zhejiang province. CCEE are held also in Shenzhen and Xiamen; total participants over the course of 2018 exceeds ___ people, and 3000+ companies.
The first business center opens in Xiamen
On August 22 Cifnews launches its first business center (CBC) in Xiamen, with shared spaces and facilities for global service providers and platform that want to establish a stronger presence in China. CBC in Shenzhen and Hangzhou will be opened in early 2019.