26 June 2019
Is it necessary for individuals conducting e-commerce business in mainland China to obtain business registration?
All e-commerce operators in mainland China, including sole traders, must register with the local market regulation department.
Exceptions to this requirement are only made in four instances:
When the individual in question is:
i) Selling self-produced agricultural products
ii) Selling home-produced handicrafts
iii) Providing local handyman services
iv) Engaging solely in occasional low-value transactions
For further details, please access the following link: