When you set a peering connection, Alibaba Cloud charges fees for the initiator instance, but does not charge fees for the acceptor instance.
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Peering connection fee
Cross-region interconnections are charged according to the prices displayed on the purchase page. If you have any issues, open a ticket.Note Peering connections that are established between the China (Beijing) region and the China (Zhangjiakou) region with a bandwidth value of 2 Gbit/s or less than 2 Gbit/s are free of charge before December 31, 2020.
Same-region interconnections are charged according to the price listed in the following table. This fee will not be charged until December 31, 2020.
Table 1. Same-region peering connection fee in Mainland China Bandwidth (Gbit/s) Initiator instance fee (USD/month) 1 70