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In this illustration, an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company is Amazon logo seen on an Android mobile device with the People's Republic of China flag in the background. (Photo Illustration city)
Queenie Liao, clerk in Guangzhou, China, stores online several times a week. Alibaba's Taobao and JD.com are her go-to platforms, but it wasn't always so.
Customers in China will still be able to buy items from the US, Germany, Japan and the UK through Amazon's global site, as it focused more on cross-border sales in the world's second-largest economy, according to a former Reuters report, the Amazon cloud industry will continue to operate in China.