Digital Technology has come to the death care industry in China.
Just like in the United States, transparency created by the Internet is bringing prices down, increasing consumer information and awareness, and creating consumer-friendly competition.
The Chinese death care industry historically has been government-owned and controlled.
Local cemetery and funeral organizations were affiliated with The Ministry of Civil Affairs and the government monopoly created overpriced funerals that benefited no one, other than perhaps the government officials running these monopolies.
You can read more about the Chinese funeral industry and the changes that are coming to it..