Analyses | Innovation and technology development | 2019-02-01 | HKET

Can technology help meet the robust demand for cross-border e-commerce?

Cross-border shopping is on the rise globally, which has also driven the demand for cross-border airfreight shipping in Hong Kong. Due to a lack of labour, the industry is unable to handle the increasing volume of parcels and mails – in an extreme example, an occupational accident almost took place. As logistics technology is advancing rapidly nowadays, can it help meet the challenge facing the industry?

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.