Number of Walmart stores in China 2013-2019, by type

As of January 2019, there were in total 443 Walmart stores in China, including 420 retail stores and 23 wholesale stores in more than 180 cities. Walmart China’s net sales amounted to 10.7 billion U.S. dollars in that fiscal year.  

Walmart in China

Walmart International operates in 26 countries outside of the United States through its wholly owned subsidiaries. The company began its operations in China in 1996 as one of the first big international brands to enter the country. To adjust to Chinese consumer needs, Walmart formed a strategic alliance with JD.com, China’s second largest e-commerce retailer, in 2016. E-commerce retail was forecasted to account for about a third of total retail sales in China in 2019.

Growing popularity of fresh food online retail in China made Walmart broaden their delivery capabilities to meet the same-day delivery demand. In July 2019, Walmart announced their plans to invest around 1.2 billion U.S. dollars in China over the next decade, upgrading the company’s logistics centers and delivery services.

In fiscal year 2020, Walmart International expected to open around 300 new stores outside of the U.S., primarily in Central America and China.

Number of Walmart stores in China from 2013 to 2019, by type*

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Release date

March 2019

Region

China

Survey time period

2013 to 2019

Supplementary notes

* Unit counts as of January 31 each year.
Figures for earlier years have been taken from previous publications.

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