China's Express Deliveries Set Record 1.12 Billion Record for Singles' Day Event
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China's Express Deliveries Set Record 1.12 Billion Record for Singles' Day Event

(Yicai Global) Nov. 21 -- China's post offices and couriers took a record 1.12 billion express delivery orders during this year's Singles' Day online shopping event (Nov. 11 to 16) and have shipped 790 million so far, figures from the State Post Bureau show.

Deliveries peaked on Nov. 11, when 251 million orders were processed, marking a new high for daily dispatches and representing a 52 percent increase year-on-year.

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