Chongqing, February 16 (Xinhua), since many in China have opted to stay at the party during the Spring Festival to contain the spread of Covid-19, a large part From vacation shopping have moved online and people are changing their consumption habits.

Entertainment equipment such as Mahjong machines and instant food, such as autocelling heating, are among the best-selling items for the Chinese New Year.

As of January 25, daily sales of Mahjong machines have traveled 130 percent year with year during the holiday season of vacation that began 17 January. In Taobao, one of China's leading electronic commerce platforms, according to a Taobao report.

Most purchases were made in the Southwest Chinese Chongqing Municipality, Sichuan Province and Eastern Province. From Zhejiang, according to the report.

The Tile Game, usually played by four players for the idle. E, is gaining popularity, especially among the youngest generation. The report indicates that people born after 1985 and those born in the 1990s accounted for most customers.

Taobao Vendor Wu Xianfeng has seen its sales of Mahjong machines more than triple past years. He sold 1,087 machines in less than a week, with a price of 1,699 yuan (US $ 262.69) each.

WU attributed robust sales to the growing awareness of people over Covid-19 Prevention and Control.

"My parents are the great fans of Mahjong, and they used to go to the Mahjong salons before the epidemic, so I bought a machine for them to play at home "He said Luo Changying, who decided to stay in Chongqing for vacations instead of visiting his parents in his hometown.

As many as Luo has canceled his family reunion plans in response to the call of Chinese authorities to avoid long distance trips during vacations, ready-to-serve food , such as heating heating and snapshot rice noodles have also become popular.

Sun Zhengfei, who works in Chongqing, bought 20 autoceeming heating packages at a discount during the holiday shopping season.

"I can enjoy the food at home whenever you want. It is perfect for storage during the pandemic," Sun said.

A Taobao BandesTa store Hotpot heating sale has sold more than 50,000 hotpot packages in the last month, depending on the data provided by the store. Enditem follows on Twitter and Facebook to join the conversation. Download the application of ChinaNews

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