The latest WeChat Impact Report is out! Here's a few key highlights: - WeChat-driven information consumption reached RMB 209.7 billion. - WeChat accounted for 34% of the total data traffic of users. - WeChat drove RMB 333.9 billion traditional consumption, covering travel, food, shopping, and tourism. - WeChat contributed to the employment of 20.3 million people in 2017, more than twice the 2014 figure. - Penetration of WeChat Pay has been skyrocketing, especially for users under 18 years old, with an impressive 97% reach in 2017. 2017 has been an impressive year for WeChat and the momentum shows no signs of slowing down.