July 24, 2024


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Cainiao launches first sorting centre in the Americas

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Sorting Center

Press Release

·        The freshly-introduced sorting center in Mexico is Cainiao’s to start with sorting facility in the Americas

·        Buyers in Mexico will be in a position to receive parcels in as quick as 12 operating times

·        Cainiao’s organization in Mexico surged 50 per cent amongst January and March 2022 in contrast to the exact interval very last year


[29 March 2020] – Cainiao Community, (“Cainiao”), the logistics arm of Alibaba Team, now declared the launch of its sorting centre in Municipality of Tultepec, Condition of Mexico. This is Cainiao’s 1st sorting facility in the Americas, and the 9th in the earth. Positioned 30 kilometers away from the Mexico Town Benito Juárez Intercontinental Airport, the sorting heart will provide people across 32 states in Mexico, enabling the supply of parcels from China to Mexico in as quickly as 12 doing the job times.


Running in collaboration with Cainao’s companion, the sorting middle is outfitted with many automatic sorting systems and pipelines as properly as a management program which improves the parcel processing efficiency by up to 10 %. After sorted, the parcels will be then sent by Cainiao’s regional logistics associates to people across Mexico. Cainiao’s knowledge revealed that each day requirements, apparels, customer electronics units are the most preferred on line searching classes ordered by way of its e-commerce platforms.


According to assessment from Mexican Association of On the net Gross sales (AMVO), the Mexican e-commerce current market was valued at 401 billion Mexican pesos (US$20 billion USD) in 2021, a 27 p.c progress compared to 2020, when the worth stood at 316 billion pesos.


“We see LatAm as a huge emerging industry for cross-border e-commerce, and our small business in Mexico surged up to 50 per cent from January to March 2022 compared to the similar period of time past year. Cainiao is committed to serving individuals in LatAm by giving extra efficient and handy logistics services”, mentioned Davis Zhao, Head of World-wide Options for Cainiao’s Export Logistics. Cainiao has professional a triple-digit development charge in its Latin American enterprise in excess of the earlier yr and has pushed a concentrated air cargo network enlargement in latest months to safeguard offer chain performance.


These days, Cainiao operates 8 chartered flights weekly from China to the LatAm, linking Hong Kong SAR, Sao Paulo and Santiago in response to the development of cross-border trade between China and Latin The usa.