General presentation of JD.com
We shall now take a few moments to examine the JD.com Company in some detail together with its characteristics. In fact, to comprehend how this company may grow in the future it is imperative to understand its activities and sources of revenue among other things.
JD.com Inc. is a Chinese group specialised in the sector of online distribution. More precisely, this company is second in China regarding the distribution online of products for the general public. But this company is also developing another activity on the markets by placing third party sellers in contact with clients.
To best understand the activities of this group it is possible to divide them into different sectors according to the turnover generated and the manner it does so:
- The sale of products is of course the largest sector of this company’s activities and in fact generates nearly 88.5% of this company’s turnover. This concerns electrical products made for the general public and household appliances such as computers, accessories, digital products, mobile telephones, televisions, media players, speakers, cameras, digital video recorders, and games consoles among other things as well as more general consumer products such as clothing and accessories, household items, luxury products, media products, leisure products and sports equipment.
- Finally, the remaining 11.5% of the turnover is from the supply of services.