Since May, as temperatures have soared in China, so has the number of searches for ‘air conditioner’ on popular Chinese online marketplaces such as Tmall.com, Taobao.com, Suning.com and JD.com. Industry observers predict a 40% increase in online sales of air conditioners in 2016 compared to 2015. Industry analyst Liu Long projects that by 2019, about 29% of air conditioner sales will likely be via online channels, compared with 13.6% in 2015.
(Source: The HVAC&R Industry, July 7, 2016)
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