- 20 seconds- within the first 20 seconds of the sale, gross merchandising volume broke $155 million.
- 1 min 30 seconds - within the first minute and thirty seconds, gross merchandising volume broke $1billion.
- 1 hour 1 minute- gross merchandise volume exceeded $10 billion within 1 hour and 48 seconds
For context, Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday generated last year a combined total of $14.49 billion.
The top five countries that sold to China during the Global Shopping Festival were Japan, the United States, Korea, Australia, and Germany.
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