The Planet Payment UnionPay Online Payments (UPOP) solution enables US and Canadian merchants to expand their eCommerce storefront to accept UnionPay payments – while pricing and accepting payment in Chinese Renminbi (RMB). In addition, merchants continue to receive settlement in their local currency (USD or CAN).
With over 6.5 billion cards issued, UnionPay is one of the world’s leading payment card brands. UnionPay Online Payments is the payment method, provided by UnionPay, for their cardholders to use when making purchases online. UPOP provides a safe and secure shopping environment for UnionPay cardholders and is supported by over 50 Chinese Financial Institutions that issue UnionPay cards. With UPOP, UnionPay cardholders have several ways of making purchases online: