According to the statistics from the Sichuan E-commerce Big Data Center, in the first 4 months of 2021, Chengdu's e-commerce transaction value reached 837.737 billion yuan, an increase of 16.68% on the same period last year. Sichuan's online retail sales value hit 154.651 billion yuan, up by 29.91% from the past year.
It is worth noting that from January to April, physical online retail sales value recorded 89.044 billion yuan, an increase of 20.94%. Online service retail sales value stood at 65.607 billion yuan, a rise of 44.43% from the same period last year.
Obviously, different consumption data also reflect different consumption needs. In physical online retail, food and wellness products, 3C and other digital products, wear and accessories ranked the top three. In online service retail, online catering, online tourism and life services claimed the top three spots among service industries.