China’s Silk Road Initiative to Benefit from Trade War
Logistics Trends and Insights
JULY 17, 2018
OBOR includes several land routes connecting East Asia with Europe via Russia, Kazakhstan, Iran and Turkey with future routes into Africa. In addition, Eastern European countries as well as Germany are becoming major hub locations for warehousing and last mile capabilities to meet OBOR needs. Chinese e-commerce providers, Alibaba and JD.com are utilizing the rail and establishing warehousing along the route to move goods between the regions.