The Year in Review

2015 Annual Report

Alibaba operates the world’s largest online and mobile marketplace, thriving in the world’s largest e‑commerce market. And we’re just getting started. Explore the many ways we’re making it easy to do business anywhere, and changing the way people meet, work and live.

The China Context

To understand Alibaba, one must understand how China is changing.

The China Context
Our Ecosystem

Alibaba comes to life through the experiences of those who buy and sell in our marketplaces. Choose a path below to understand how we help people connect and prosper.

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Connecting Buyers-Sellers Everywhere

Alibaba began in China. Now, we’re building the infrastructure of commerce for the future to connect buyers with sellers anywhere in the world.

How we connect buyers and sellers