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JD.com establishes ‘first-in-ASEAN’ cross-border trade with Thailand
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JD.com establishes ‘first-in-ASEAN’ cross-border trade with Thailand

Chinese online retail giant JD.com recently launched its first self-operated charter flight in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region. The largest online retailer in China has begun chartering cargo flights connecting its home country to Thailand. With this the Company is trying to mark the company’s strong effort in promoting cross-border trade. The Company will operate three round-trip flights weekly between Shenzhen’s Bao’an International Airport and Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok. The plan is to fulfill online orders involving shipments between the two countries within 48 hours. In Thailand JD has partnered with Central Group to run the online shopping platform JD Central. “We see enormous potential in Southeast Asia, and this is just the first step,” Stard Huang, who heads JD’s intern...