Яндекс.Деньги стали оператором платежей на JD.com
16 September 2015
Chinese online retailer JD.com starts accepting payments using Yandex Payment Solution from Yandex.Money. The companies made the deal 18 June this year. Now JD.com customers can pay for the purchases from their Yandex.Money e-wallets or with linked bank cards. In the future Yandex Payment Solution will support online banking of Sberbank, Alfa-Bank, and Promsvyazbank for JD.com customers.
JD.com came to Russia this summer. This trading platform offers its customers a wide variety of goods from mobile phones to spare car parts and it is constantly growing. Before this launch, JD.com only accepted bank cards or PayPal payments.
‘Thanks to our cooperation with Yandex.Money we adopted several payment methods popular in Russia in one go for JD.com, which made our service easier to use. Now customers can place orders on our site and pay for them using the methods they like as it is in the best Russian online stores,’ says Viktor Syui, chef executive of JD.com international business group.
Yandex.Money currently strengthens its partnership with the Chinese online stores. For the last year Yandex Payment Solution was adopted by about fifty big and medium Chinese online platforms. Their yearly sales turnover via Yandex Payment Solution has grown sevenfold. The Chinese sales platforms receives one third of all funds get by online stores through Yandex Payment Solution.
The Russians are recently getting more and more interested in the Chinese online stores. Last year average orders number for one customer was 4, and this year it raised to 5. All-in-all number of payments on the Chinese sites via Yandex Payment Solution increased elevenfold for the period from June to August this year comparing to the same period last year.