technology news (Chao Hui) September 27th Beijing time news, according to foreign media reports, the U.S. government will convince its taobao.com from "bad market" (notorious markets) list removed on the issue, the Alibaba has been the American film industry support. But the American software, clothing and footwear products manufacturers are calling for the United States Trade Representative Office will continue to taobao.com included in the "notorious markets list". The United States Trade Representative Office will publish "notorious markets list in the next few months.
over the past year, Alibaba and the relevant organizations of the United States was approached to tackle taobao.com last December by the office of the U.S. trade representative included in the "notorious markets list problem. The American Film Association praised Taobao for "making significant progress in addressing the fakes on its website in 2012". The American Film Association recently told the U.S. trade representative’s office, said, we will continue to take the necessary measures to Taobao, truly and permanently reduce the fake e-commerce platform optimistic." The American Film Association used to criticize Taobao.
Taobao is a similar to Amazon and eBay online shopping site, is China’s largest e-commerce platform for consumers, China’s market share is estimated at more than 70%. Taobao has nearly 500 million registered users, more than 800 million goods shelves in any given time, the majority of users from mainland China, Hongkong, Taiwan and Macao.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce has called Taobao as one of the biggest sources of fake network". The Ministry of Commerce Chinese strongly opposed the U.S. government will taobao.com included in the 2011 Annual "notorious markets list, the Ministry of Commerce spokesman said the government of the United States, this practice is not based on evidence or detailed analysis".
shelf 45 million 200 thousand goods
with the United States Trade Representative Office released this year "notorious markets list time is approaching, the Alibaba will ensure that its efforts to fight against fakes is known. In the United States Trade Representative Office of general counsel James · Mendenhall (James Mendenhall) with the help of John ·, vice president of Alibaba; Spelich (John Spelich) this month to submit a document to the office of the US trade representative, a detailed list of the company taken to address the concerns of American companies measures.
Spelich said in the document, "taobao.com is not a market, has taken extensive measures, formulate strict punishment system, against the sale of infringing products on its platform activities. Taobao platform on the sale of infringing products is very small, Taobao will not condone, will not acquiesce in the sale of infringing products activities."
Spelich said that in the first half of this year, Taobao shelves 45 million 200 thousand infringing copyright or brand of goods, of which 2 million 300 thousand commodities should be the owner of the rights of all