Jack Ma

Jack Ma
Jack Ma

01/09/2017

VIDEO SOURCE: C-SPAN

PUBLISHED JANUARY 9, 2017
Jack Ma, founder and chairman of China's e-commerce giant Alibaba, on Monday met with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, and they discussed plans to help U.S. small businesses sell products to China through the company's platform. "I think the president-elect is very smart, he's very open-minded to listen. I told him my ideas about how to improve trade, especially to improve small business, cross border trade," Ma told reporters at Trump tower in New York after meeting with Trump. "We specifically talked about ... supporting 1 million small businesses, especially in the Midwest of America. Small businesses on the platform selling products -- agriculture products and America services - to China and Asia," he said. Alibaba group said on Monday via its official twitter that the company works with U.S. companies and farmers to sell to over 450 million Chinese consumers on its platform, and it has set a goal of helping one million U.S. small businesses export to China.



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