The 2017 Hainan International Tourist Destination Shopping Festival, "Charming Hainan, New Shopping Paradise" will be held here from Dec. 1 to 31.
The event aims to take advantage of the popularity of the recent 11 / 11 online Shopping Festival and promote consumerism by tapping into the craze for online shopping. The festival will run for a month.
30,000 retailers, catering and e-commerce companies are invited to offer consumers genuine bargains and a spending carnival with multiple promotion activities in Hainan to attract international tourists from across the country and the world.
The Hainan Pavilion on Taobao.com will also take part in the event, holding four online promotion activities for customers.
Wen Hao, head of the pavilion, promised that all these promotion activities at Taobao.com will be real and valid, with high quality products and services.
Over 20 themed promotion events will be held in Hainan, according to Fu Jun, director of Market Operation and Consumption Promotion Office of Hainan Provincial Department of Commerce, he also said that participants in the festival will cover 11 industries, including shopping malls, supermarkets, restaurants and online platforms, such as Taobao and JD.com.