After more than 30 years of development, China's bill market has developed rapidly, with a market size of hundreds of billions. As China's real economy recovers, financial activities will become more active and commercial ticket financing methods will gradually diversify, providing opportunities for the development of electronic commercial tickets. Since 2009, China's electronic commercial bill industry has developed rapidly, and the scale of participants in the electronic commercial bill system has continued to expand. As of the end of 2019, China's bill trading system had access to 2,884 legal entities, 2,913 members, and 101,622 system participants.
At the end of 2019, live e-commerce has become a new outlet. Especially due to the impact of the new crown epidemic in 2020, live e-commerce has become the most popular retail model and has a far-reaching impact. It is sought after by platform parties, capital parties, producers, users and other links in the industrial chain. However, with the rapid expansion of live broadcast e-commerce business, the problems faced by the industry have gradually increased. It is necessary to jointly promote the sound development of the industry through collaborative governance of all links.
Due to COVID-19 in 2020, global economy is going through a downturn. Therefore, the role of the first 11.11 promotion in post COVID-19 era in stimulating consumption growth is expected. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, 87.6% of the interviewed netizens is going to participate in the 11.11 promotion, while 52.6% of the interviewees were ready before it. However, 29.5% of the interviewed e-commerce users questioned the preferential margins of the innovative activities by platforms, even though e-commerce enterprises are expressing returning to the nature of preferential. Even though the live-streaming e-commerce market is developing rapidly and be favored by platforms and merchants this year. The lack of authoritative third-party organizations to monitor the data of live-streaming e-commerce causes 68.6% of the interviewed users believe the relative data is false. Therefore, merchants should be cautious about live-streaming e-commerce mode to avoid false prosperity.
In 2019, the overall scale of the digital economy reached 35.84 trillion yuan, accounting for 36.2% of GDP. The digital economy has become an important engine of economic development. The expansion of market entities and the increase in enterprise employment costs have driven the demand for electronic signatures to increase. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, China's electronic contract signings reached 27.89 billion in 2019, a year-on-year growth rate of 317.5%. With the help of the epidemic, the policy opportunities brought about by the in-depth development of informatization reform have accelerated the top-down penetration of electronic signatures. The scale of electronic contract signing is expected to continue to grow rapidly, and it is expected to exceed 50 billion times in 2020. The electronic signature platform is of great significance to promote the digital transformation of enterprises, and the industry value is recognized by the capital market. Overall, the revenue of China's electronic signature market is in a stage of steady growth, but there is still huge room for growth compared to foreign electronic signature markets. In the future, the industry chain of electronic signature will become better. Driven by the technology and market environment, the use of electronic signatures will continue to expand and the use of forms will continue to innovate. The development of mobile electronic signature platforms makes electronic signature operations more convenient and the trend of electronic signature popularization is obvious.
近年来在线直播以及短视频行业发展火热，有效激发短视频/直播声卡的使用需求。iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，预计2025年底，中国短视频/直播音频硬件市场规模将超100亿元。随着短视频/直播声卡市场的逐步发展，技术实力的竞争或将成为市场未来主基调，具有深厚实力的厂商有望形成显著的领跑态势。iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，在2020年中国短视频/直播声卡品牌用户份额与满意度调研中，森然以28.5%的用户份额与4.48的满意度排名第一。凭借在声卡市场多年的深耕，森然在声卡芯片研发以及算法积累上均领跑行业。在森然、得胜等短视频/直播声卡品牌商的持续布局下，中高低端产品生态进一步完善，大众购买设备的门槛将有效降低，短视频/直播声卡设备渗透率将持续提升。未来的声卡品牌将围绕用户需求展开新一轮竞争，在购置成本、易用性、功耗优化等方面持续升级，性价比高的短视频/直播声卡产品更易得到用户青睐。
In recent years, the online live broadcast and short video industry have developed rapidly, which has effectively stimulated the demand for short video and live sound cards. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, China's short video/live audio hardware market is expected to exceed 10 billion yuan by the end of 2025. With the development of the short video and live sound card market, the competition of technical strength may become the main tone of the market in the future, and manufacturers with profound strength are expected to form a significant lead. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, in the user share and satisfaction survey of Chinese short video/live sound card brands in 2020, Senran ranked first with a user share of 28.5% and a satisfaction rate of 4.48. With years of deep cultivation in the sound card market, Senran leads the industry in sound card chip technology and algorithm accumulation. With the continuous deployment of short video and live sound card brands such as Senran and Desheng, the ecology of mid-, high- and low-end products will be further improved, the threshold for the public to purchase equipment will be effectively reduced, and the penetration rate of short video and live sound card equipment will continue to increase. In the future, sound card brands will launch a new round of competition around user needs, and continue to upgrade in terms of purchase cost, ease of use, and power consumption optimization. Short video and live sound card products with high cost performance are more likely to be favored by users.
With the return to rationality of the shared mobility capital market, the era of endless capital investment in shared mobility industry has come to an end. In recent years, the financing events and total amount in shared mobility industry have declined. In 2019, there were 26 financing events involving 9.3 billion yuan of shared mobility industry in China. In the face of the barbaric growth stage of the market, shared mobility enterprises also work together with other organizations to standardized and improve safety, and the results are gradually showing. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, 69.0% of the interviewed shared bikes users are satisfied with its standardization level. And 68.1% of the online car hailing users are confident with the current security measures for services. In the future, in addition to more standardized market operation, shared mobility enterprises will also develop in the direction of regionalization and intelligence, seeking profits and positive circulation through refined operation.
随着移动终端的普及和智能化，第三方手机输入法的用户规模不断扩大，iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，2019年中国第三方手机输入法用户规模为7.29亿人，增长率为3.9%，预计2020年用户规模将达7.48亿人。第三方手机输入法市场集中度进一步提高，百度输入法和搜狗输入法占据近九成市场份额，头部市场竞争激烈。iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，25岁以下年轻用户除性能外，还追求皮肤类型、辅助功能等丰富的内容生态，占比分别为33.3%、23.8%。艾媒咨询分析师认为，为适应年轻用户个性化、多样化需求，内容生态建设成为手机输入法未来发展的重要方向。技术创新方面，语音速记功能在需求激增的在线办公和教育场景中受到用户青睐，占比分别为29.5%、25.6%。未来随着AI技术的成熟，第三方手机输入法智能化程度将不断加深，并逐渐由工具型向服务型转变。
With the popularity and intelligence of mobile terminals, the user scale of third-party mobile input methods continues to expand. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, the number of third-party mobile input method users in China in 2019 is 729 million, with a growth rate of 3.9 %, the number of users is expected to reach 748 million in 2020. The market concentration of third-party mobile input methods has further increased. Baidu input method and Sogou input method occupy nearly 90% of the market share, and competition in the head market is fierce. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, in addition to performance, young users under the age of 25 pursue a rich content ecosystem such as skin type and auxiliary functions, accounting for 33.3% and 23.8% respectively. iiMedia consulting analysts believe that in order to meet the individual and diversified needs of young users, the construction of content ecology has become an important direction for the future development of mobile input methods. In terms of technological innovation, the voice shorthand function is favored by users in online office and education scenarios where demand has surged, accounting for 29.5% and 25.6% respectively. In the future, with the maturity of AI technology, the degree of intelligence of third-party mobile input methods will continue to deepen, and third-party mobile input methods will gradually change from tool-based to service-based.
Covid-19 has serious impact on the global economy in 2020, which leading to operation difficulties for small and medium enterprises. In addition, the development of online office industry will also affect the joint office industry. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, 45.4% of the interviewed joint office users believed that the occupancy rate of their joint office had decreased compared to the one before the epidemic. In 2020, the growth of China joint office market is also expected to slow down, and the market scale will reach 136.82 million yuan. However, the advantages of joint office in office and rental mode are more suitable for small and medium enterprises or star-ups to make transition in the early stage of epidemic slowdown, and its development is still worth looking forward to. Joint Office enterprises need to gradually expand the value-added services in the middle and back-end, provide vertical services for customers, seek the transformation of profit model, which is for getting rid of the limitations of the current ‘rental operation’ business model.
With the rapid development of communication technology and the popularization of telecom business, China Mobile APP industry chain is gradually improved, and the growth of market is accelerated. As for the upstream, by July 2020, the amount of in-store APP in China has reached 3.57 million, and the enterprises are paying more attention to the satisfaction of user convenience as well as security experience. In the midstream, the development of APP distribution channels has undergone important changes. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, user scale of mini-program in China is expected to 830 million in 2020. And the emerging channels will have an impact on the distribution mode of traditional APP stores. On the other hand, under the tense relationship between China and United States, Huawei’s HMS ecosystem construction is expected to be benchmarked with iOS and GMS. In the future, the system has the opportunity to become a new race track for developers to compete. On the downstream side, the industry is developing in a more vertical direction in terms of application scenarios. Fields like e-commerce, entertainment, etc. give birth to more subdivided scenarios, and meet users’ needs from more dimensions. In the case of slowing down of the overall growth rate of APP users, new development opportunities are explored.
With the rapid development of mobile Internet, the scale of China's mobile search users exceeded 700 million in 2019. Driven by the COVID-19 in 2020, mobile Internet penetration will accelerate, and the scale is expected to reach 754 million. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, search engines, social platforms, and e-commerce platforms are the top three channels for interviewed netizens to obtain information, accounting for 69.6%, 49.0%, and 35.3%, respectively. 78.4% of the interviewed netizens said that they would think of mobile search engines as soon as they searched for information so they have a strong dependence on mobile search. For mobile search modes, the most common mobile search mode used by interviewed users is text search, accounting for 72.6%. With the maturity of AI technology and the deepening of usage habits, the interviewed users who use voice search and image search accounted for 44.4% and 20.8% respectively. In the future, the demand for mobile search will show diversified and professional development, and the application of AI technology will become the main force of the market. The competition of mobile search market will continue to escalate, and the head market will maintain a market structure of “one super strong, many stronger” in the medium and long term.