Blockchain, China's Story
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Blockchain, China's Story

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Blockchain, China's Story

Technology, Consumer Staples, Real Estate Author: Shuhong Chenli Mar 19, 2020 04:05 PM (GMT+8)

ContributorsIvan Platonov

EditorLuke Sheehan


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This report dissects the budding blockchain ecosystem emerging from the Chinese state's embrace of the new technology. From key industry trends and growth engines to the main players' new business models -- EqualOcean presents the whole picture of China's blockchain story.


  • Over 70% of projects that died in 2019 did not survive their first year
  • Most of them were cryptocurrency scams or public blockchains that had insufficient business models
  • Permission blockchain providers were sitting relatively comfortably
  • It took China less than five years to reach the phase of relative maturity in blockchain
  • The country is using a ‘carrot and stick’ approach to develop blockchain capabilities


  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Reshuffling the deck
  • 3 In a nutshell
  • 4 More than feng shui
  • 5 Nails for the new hammer
  • 6 Big tech in the big game
  • 7 Rivers to cross

In this report

60 companies

To win from China's blockchain push

9 challenges

blockchain companies are facing in the country

About the research

EqualOcean Intelligence is the research and consulting division of EqualOcean. It provides market and investment analysis, as well as advisory services for global enterprises and public decision-makers. Widely recognized across a number of industries thanks to its service capacity and research methodology, EqualOcean Intelligence closely tracks cutting-edge technologies, applying unique frameworks and models to solve longstanding and emerging problems.

EqualOcean Intelligence's scope comprises eight major sectors: technology, consumer, healthcare, automotive, industrials, financials, communication and real estate. With over 100 experienced and qualified analysts at work, EqualOcean Intelligence is one of the few institutions delivering content in both English and Chinese, together with the requisite expertise to interpret both cultures. This rare talent mix is one of the reasons EqualOcean is widely quoted by so many top global publications.

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