JD.com said Wednesday it has expanded its partnership with Australian winemaker Penfolds to sell the new Penfolds Max’s wine range in China.

The Chinese e-commerce giant and Alibaba rival, said its wine business, launched five years ago, is growing quickly and soon its cross-border e-commerce platform JD Worldwide will enable Chinese consumers to order wine directly from overseas wineries. JD said it sold 22 million bottles of wine in 2015, more than double that of 2014.

Citing “Wine Australia,” JD said China is Australia’s second-largest market by value for wine after the U.S., with exports up 64 percent for the 12 months ending March 31.

JD is due to report its first-quarter earnings Monday.

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