A view of the centre of Brussels, the capital of Belgium. Alibaba Group Holding has extended its electronic world trade platform initiative to Belgium, with the goal of helping lower barriers to global trade for the country’s small and medium-sized enterprises. Photo: Reuters

Alibaba extends global electronic trade partnership to Belgium

  • Alibaba-owned Cainiao Smart Logistics Network has signed a deal with Belgium’s Liege Airport to lease a 220,000-square metre site where a smart shipping hub will be built
  • That project will entail an initial investment of 75 million euros (US$85.3 million), with the first phase of operations expected to start in 2021
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A view of the centre of Brussels, the capital of Belgium. Alibaba Group Holding has extended its electronic world trade platform initiative to Belgium, with the goal of helping lower barriers to global trade for the country’s small and medium-sized enterprises. Photo: Reuters
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