Payments via mobile app for WeChat users. Optimized for online and offline businesses.
What is WeChat?
WeChat was designed to be an instant messaging platform. Over the years, it has evolved and now WeChat users can do just about anything, they use it as a social network platform, to communicate, collaborate, play games and most importantly, shop for various products and services via the app. The payments journey on WeChat Pay is extremely easy, making it a popular choice of payment. For the globe-trotting Chinese shoppers, WeChat is an integral part of their lives and businesses that offer WeChat Pay as a payment option have a better chance of converting these potential shoppers into customers.
Who is WeChat for?
WeChat Pay offers businesses access to more than a billion Chinese shoppers around the world. Mobile users are setting trends for payments and WeChat Pay offers an extremely easy way to make mobile payments. Since January 2018, international cards (Visa, MasterCard and JCB) can be linked to WeChat, expanding the app’s reach to include Chinese expats all over the world. Data shows that almost 31% of WeChat users make purchases via the app and more than 300 million WeChat users have their credit card attached to their WeChat account.
Available integration methods
Integrating WeChat Pay is easy. We enable the new payment method for businesses using the Nuvei Checkout page. And businesses that use their own checkout page can add the new payment method to their checkout page using REST API.