Greater than 4.5 million items from e-commerce platforms had been delivered by rail within the Yangtze River Delta area through the 20-day November 11 procuring spree interval, surging 280 % from the identical interval final 12 months, China Railway Shanghai Group introduced on Saturday.
As of Friday within the 20-day interval, 4.64 million items bought on-line had been delivered through railway within the area, weighing 23,842.8 tons, hovering 312.7 % from final 12 months, in accordance with the group.
A day by day excessive of 245 high-speed trains had been put into supply providers through the interval, heading for many areas throughout the nation from the delta area.
A furry crab firm on the financial institution of the Yangcheng River in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province used high-speed trains to ship the seasonal delicacies.
“Recent meals have particular necessities for transportation time,” mentioned Zhang Wei, a employee on the firm. “It’s 50 % sooner than bus transportation through high-speed railway, and the fee is 50 % decrease than air.”
Expresses between Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, and Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, additionally operated through the interval for the primary time, the group mentioned.