Shanghai is one of the first pilot cities of cross border E-commerce in China, increasingly importance has been attached to the construction of China (Shanghai) cross border E-commerce comprehensive pilot area from Shanghai Municipal Government. In order to carry out the spirit “General Office of the State Council Guidance on promoting the healthy and rapid development of cross-border electronic commerce” from General Office of the State Council in depth and also concerned with “Scheme of China (Shanghai) Cross-border Electronic Commerce Comprehensive pilot area”, the construction of Cross-border Electronic Commerce Comprehensive pilot area has been promoted significantly ; emphasis on promoting the innovation of goods Supervision system of Cross-border Electronic Commerce focusing on Trade Facilitation has been aroused; Cross-border E-commerce Service system is based on "Single Window" Mode; the construction of Cross-border E-commerce demonstration Park turns into the component of the industrial function layout; the construction of Market Environment is characterized of encouraging innovation.There are ten special supervision areas in Shanghai Port to complete the construction of supervision points, which provides good regional support environment for industrial development.
Since 2017, Shanghai Cross-border Commercial Comprehensive pilot area actively has been replicating and promoting the mature experience of “Two Platforms and Six Systems” resulting from the exploration and formation of Cross Border E-commerce comprehensive pilot area,which is jointly issued by fourteen Ministries and Departments of the Ministry of Commerce. Moreover, the supervision system is innovated; the management policy is improved; the basic supporting services is reinforced. Cross-border E-commerce in the whole city results to the pattern of the agglomeration of market entity, the outstanding appearance of industrial advantage, the ordered layout of platform, the solid Comprehensive supporting foundation and the continuous Innovation of Management Service.