If you think Alibaba selling planes on its Taobao marketplace was already a shock, try space travel.

Orders open tomorrow on Taobao for a trip to space organized by Space Expedition Corporation, with prices starting from CNY599,999 ($96,400). The flight itself, however, is scheduled for March next year.

Screen Shot 2014 06 10 at 3.40.19 pm 730x352 Fancy a trip to space? You can buy it on Alibabas Taobao site for $96,400

Alibaba’s Taobao marketplace sells a wide variety of products — pinned at around 8 million SKUs (stock keeping units) — giving new meaning to selling anything and everything online. It’s no wonder Alibaba probably has its eye set on the US, as it can compete with eBay, Amazon and Walmart simply with the scale of its products.

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