Alibaba Group Holding Limited, or Alibaba, is a Chinese multinational technology company specializing in e-commerce, retail, Internet, and technology. The company provides consumer-to-consumer (C2C), business-to-consumer (B2C), and business-to-business (B2B) sales services via web portals. Alibaba is one of the world's largest retailers and e-commerce companies. The company's mission is to make it easy to do business anywhere and enable businesses to transform the way they market, sell, and operate. Alibaba.com is an award-winning international trade site that connects manufacturers, suppliers, exporters, importers, buyers, and wholesalers.