Alibaba marketplace Taobao reappears on Notorious Markets List

The Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) has released its annual Special 301 Out-of-Cycle Review of Notorious Markets, in which it lists marketplaces which it claims are facilitating piracy and counterfeiting. The most notable new entrant this year was Alibaba Group platform Taobao, which returned after a four-year absence.

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