• How the ‘Uber of China' compares to Uber itself

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    For all the PR fiascos it's faced , Uber is still king of the ride-hailing services in the West.
    On the other side of the globe, however, the process of requesting a car from your phone is dominated by another giant: Didi Chuxing. As this chart from Statista shows, while Didi is a relative unknown in the West, its fundamentals are nearly on par with the world's most valuable private company .
    Didi acquired Uber's China operations in a mega-merger last year, outlasting its fellow giant after a fierce price war. The company has the backing of titans like Apple , SoftBank, and China's own...
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