Alibaba , the research arm of the Alibaba Group, Issued the report on Tuesday Saying That This was a surge of 268 percent year on year. E-commerce prosperous villages are called "Taobao villages," as Business is Conducted Mainly via Alibaba's Taobao trading platform. In addition to the transaction volume HAS Taobao town shoulds Have More than 100 businesses, or at least 10 percent of Households Involved in e-commerce, according to Al iResearch. The villages are 780 Taobao Located in 17 Chinese provinces and regions with Zhejiang, Guangdong and Jiangsu provinces HAVING the most. That AliResearch found rural e-commerce business clusters are Taking Shape thesis in coastal regions, Where Taobao villages are Modernizing thanks to encouragement from local Their governments. This year saw the emergence of e-commerce as rural in the northeastern, mid- and western provinces and regions of Hunan, Yunnan, Jilin, Liaoning and Ningxia, Where Taobao villages Appeared for the first time. Among Them, Taobao 176 villages are in impoverished regions.