外文标题：Singles Day shoppers spend $6 billion on Alibaba
HANGZHOU: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said more than $6 billion of goods have been sold so far during its annual Singles' Day online shopping frenzy, as customers jumped on heavily discounted goods to send sales surging past 2013's record high.
More than 39 billion yuan ($6.4 billion) worth of goods was sold on the e-commerce giant's websites 15 hours into the event on Tuesday, with another nine to go.
Less than eight weeks after its public share listing in New York, which set its own $25 billion record, expectations for this year are high.
Alibaba did 35 billion yuan in business during last year's festival, and Tech research firm IDC predicts this year's total gross merchandise volume (GMV) will reach $8.62 billion
Karthik Raj K B (Unknown)
Alibaba once again stricking
Kumar D (PH)
Looks like e-retail will flourish in future.
Cool baba Cool !! Great numbers by singles alone shopping experience !! Market space is there for any player offering wonderful shopping experience !!