The global retail industry experienced a 54% drop in company filings mentions of blockchain in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by JD with 67% year-on-year decrease, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 23 retail company filings. GlobalData’s Blockchain Market Size, Share, Trends, and Segment Forecast to 2030 report offers insights on application of blockchain in retail and other key sectors. It provides forward-looking analysis of the market including market sizing up to 2026, segmentation by application, potential growth opportunities, and competitive profil Buy the report here.

Notably, blockchain was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q2 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of edge computing and regtech, according to GlobalData.

Of the top leading companies in the retail industry, JD had the greatest increase in references for blockchain in Q2 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified one blockchain-related sentences in the company's filings and an increase of 100% in Q2 2023 compared with Q2 2022.

GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics also applies sentiment weight to reference sentences, based on whether the sentences are positive, negative, or neutral. Starting at 100 in 2020, an index over 100 is more positive. The overall index for blockchain in Q2 2023 was 76.

For further understanding of GlobalData's Blockchain Market Size, Share, Trends, and Segment Forecast to 2030 buy the report here.

This content was updated on 17 July 2023

Premium Insights


The gold standard of business intelligence.

Blending expert knowledge with cutting-edge technology, GlobalData’s unrivalled proprietary data will enable you to decode what’s happening in your market. You can make better informed decisions and gain a future-proof advantage over your competitors.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying data, research, and analysis used to produce this article.

GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics uses machine learning to uncover key insights and track sentiment across millions of regulatory filings and other corporate disclosures for thousands of companies across the world’s largest industries.