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Chinese Investments in Global Logistics

China will further encourage domestic logistics companies to acquire overseas distribution centers to facilitate the nation’s trade growth. A better overseas logistics network would improve the efficiency of domesticexporters and importers and therefore stimulate trade growth. Chinese companies should thoroughly study the regulatory landscape before entering any foreign market. That means ‘China will invest in developing countries at first glance but that may take at least 1 year for prestudies. Europe’s debt crisis, which has crimped developed economies’ trade, might offer anopportunity for Chinese logistics companies. Chinese companies may be able to make overseas acquisitions at a lower costs. Target countries will probably be...


Handling Heavy, Awkward Loads

There is sure a solution for every material handling problem. It comes down to analyzing what is needed to pick, transport and deposit certain materials, what type of location will the materials be picked...