Alibaba currently has an international
e-commerce platform specializing in wholesale goods called
Aliexpress, but does not have a similar offering for consumers
to sell to each other.
Ma made the comments on the sidelines of a meeting in China's
eastern city of Hangzhou between China's Premier Li Keqiang and
Chinese and foreign Internet industry leaders. The meeting
coincided with the World Internet Conference, being held over
three days in the town of Wuzhen.
(Corrects description of Aliexpress)
(Reporting by Paul Carsten; Writing by Gerry Shih; Editing by
Muralikumar Anantharaman and Kenneth Maxwell)
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