CMA CGM, Zim sign up with Alibaba

News agency Reuters reports that CMA CGM has signed a memorandum of understanding with Alibaba to begin cooperating on the OneTouch platform for routes such as Qingdao to Barcelona or Ningbo to Venice. OneTouch was acquired by Alibaba in 2010 and targets small and medium-sized Chinese exporters with online services such as customs clearance and logistics. The move towards e-commerce by carriers is in a bid to boost sales as the sector ... [+]

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