Published Apr 30, 2022

Xiang Li  


Southeast Asia is one of the regions in the world with the fastest growing digital economies. Despite the pandemic’s economic damage to Southeast Asia, the pandemic and subsequent economic lockdowns increased the number of internet users. The growth of Southeast Asia’s digital economy bodes well for China’s cross-border e-commerce enterprises. The purpose of this paper is to provide an overview of Southeast Asia’s digital economy and to discuss the opportunities for Chinese e-commerce firms in this region. Additionally, suggestions are made for the development of online commerce in Southeast Asia.



Southeast Asia, Digital Economy, Cross-Border E-Commerce, Internet User

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How to Cite
Li, X. (2022). The Development of Southeast Asia’s Digital Economy and China’s Cross-border E-commerce in the Region. Science Insights, 40(5), 493–498. https://doi.org/10.15354/si.22.or017
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