Welcome to the online regular press conference of the Ministry of Commerce. First, I have two pieces of information to release. The first is about the development of the national online retail market in the first quarter of In January-March this year, the size of the national online retail market stayed basically unchanged over the same period of last year. According to data from the National Bureau of Statistics, the national online retail sales reached 2. The role of online retail in promoting consumption was further enhanced, with online retail sales of physical commodities accounting for Sales of auto products, furniture, clothing, shoes and hats dropped significantly in January-February, and the situation eased somewhat in March, with the decline rate narrowing by more than 10 percentage points. In terms of the regions, sales in the eastern and northeastern regions increased by 2.
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