After Indonesian delivery company J&T Express precipitated a price war in Yiwu, in China’s eastern Zhejiang province, the municipal government stepped in, telling the company to raise its prices above its rate of 15 US cents for a single package. Illustration: Henry Wong After Indonesian delivery company J&T Express precipitated a price war in Yiwu, in China’s eastern Zhejiang province, the municipal government stepped in, telling the company to raise its prices above its rate of 15 US cents for a single package. Illustration: Henry Wong
After Indonesian delivery company J&T Express precipitated a price war in Yiwu, in China’s eastern Zhejiang province, the municipal government stepped in, telling the company to raise its prices above its rate of 15 US cents for a single package. Illustration: Henry Wong
E-commerce

A brutal price war is ravaging couriers in China’s live-streaming e-commerce hub, where not even SF Express is spared

  • Indonesia’s J&T Express was punished by Yiwu’s municipal postal authority for dropping delivery prices to 15 US cents per parcel
  • The resulting price competition has hammered couriers trying to keep up with demand from the many e-commerce shops in the city, known for its cheap goods

Topic |   E-commerce
After Indonesian delivery company J&T Express precipitated a price war in Yiwu, in China’s eastern Zhejiang province, the municipal government stepped in, telling the company to raise its prices above its rate of 15 US cents for a single package. Illustration: Henry Wong After Indonesian delivery company J&T Express precipitated a price war in Yiwu, in China’s eastern Zhejiang province, the municipal government stepped in, telling the company to raise its prices above its rate of 15 US cents for a single package. Illustration: Henry Wong
After Indonesian delivery company J&T Express precipitated a price war in Yiwu, in China’s eastern Zhejiang province, the municipal government stepped in, telling the company to raise its prices above its rate of 15 US cents for a single package. Illustration: Henry Wong
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