1. Maersk and Lenovo Group Green Transportation to Reduce Carbon Footprint
On July 14, Maersk announced that it has reached an agreement with Lenovo Group to provide it with ecological and environmental protection transportation solutions (ECO Delivery), jointly explore emission reduction in the shipping field, and achieve low-carbon environmental protection, energy saving and consumption reduction. Lenovo Group is the first mainland Chinese technology company to use this green shipping product.
In this cooperation, Maersk will provide Lenovo Group with eco-friendly transportation solutions on the Asia-Pacific and European routes, including commercial and consumer laptops, tablets and other products, helping Lenovo build a green supply chain and reduce carbon footprint.
2. Amazon will open a new distribution center
On July 14th, Amazon will open a new large-scale distribution center in Poland, and there are currently 10 Amazon distribution centers in Poland.
Konrad Mroz, a spokesman for Amazon's press department, said: "There are many factors that Amazon needs to consider when it comes to the location of the fulfillment center in order to truly provide the best service to customers. Poland has always been one of Amazon's important markets, and Amazon's target in Poland is Yes, increasing choice and access to products for customers, as well as providing fast and reliable delivery options. ”
3. COSCO SHIPPING Holdings is listed in the Fortune China 500
It was reported on July 14 that COSCO SHIPPING Holdings ranked 37th in the Fortune China 500 list, beating China Merchants Bank and Xiaomi Group.
Not only that, in terms of profitability, among the 10 most profitable companies on the list, COSCO SHIPPING Holdings ranked 10th with a net profit of 89.296 billion yuan.
4. Cainiao opens Xiamen-Los Angeles e-commerce air express
It was reported on July 14 that Cainiao’s first Xiamen-Los Angeles e-commerce air express line started operation, with a load of 40 tons per class, and it flew every Tuesday and Saturday night, and arrived in Los Angeles, USA in the evening of the same day. After the plane landed, Cainiao communicated in advance to arrange seamless docking with the airport, and a series of operations such as quick unloading, depaneling, and sorting can be carried out at night, providing cross-border e-commerce companies with a 24-hour overseas "extremely fast delivery" logistics experience.
Cainiao's overseas 24-hour "extremely fast delivery" service can save customers more than 6 hours, and simplify the process of secondary loading, unloading and transshipment of goods, greatly reducing customers' costs.
5. YTO Airlines' maiden flight "Kunming ⇋ Delhi"
It was reported on July 14 that YTO Airlines recently opened the international route of "Kunming ⇋ Delhi". The new route plans to have three flights per week. The Boeing 767 all-cargo aircraft with flight number YG9157 will take off from Kunming Changshui International Airport and land in INTI, India. Ra Gandhi International Airport. As a result, the China-India flights operated by YTO Airlines will be increased to 19 flights per week, making it the carrier with the largest number of flights in the China-India air cargo market.
6. The net profit of COSCO Haite in the first half of the year increased by 129.4% year-on-year
On July 14, COSCO Haite announced its semi-annual performance report. The announcement showed that in the first half of 2022, the company achieved operating income of 5.814 billion yuan, an increase of 61.55% year-on-year; . During the reporting period, the revenue, gross profit margin and time charter level of the company's shipping business all increased year-on-year.
Asia-Pacific air cargo volumes lead the rise in July and May
On July 14, the international air transport association IATA released regular data on the global air cargo market in May 2022, showing that the pressure on the supply chain has eased and performance has improved. Global air cargo demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers, fell by 8.3% year-on-year in May 2021, better than the -9.1% year-on-year in April. Capacity increased by 2.7% year-on-year, more than offsetting the year-on-year decline in April. Capacity increased in all regions, with the largest increase in Asia Pacific.
8. Shopee unveils super seller program in Poland
On July 14th, Shopee launched a super seller program on its Polish site. The launch of the Super Seller program aims to encourage companies selling on the platform to ensure high-quality customer service and products in exchange for higher platform visibility. This feature is similar to that of Allegro, the No. 1 e-commerce platform in Poland.
Super sellers are rated by Shopee on the following criteria: quality of customer service; speed and on-time delivery; ratings the store receives in user reviews; quality and origin of the products offered. Meeting the above indicators, the store will be rated as a super seller.
Official account: Bai Xiaosheng, cross-border e-commerce logistics