In the Chinese city of Suifenhe, in the north-east of the country, a warehouse will be built for the development of Internet commerce with the border regions of Russia. Construction will cost 19 million dollars, and its area will be 25 thousand square meters. m. The warehouse will play the role of a transshipment point where purchases ordered by the Russians will be sorted and shipped along the most optimal routes.
According to the representative of the local trade department Wei Lintao, now, starting from the moment the order is received until the goods are received by the customer in the Russian Federation, it takes from 30 to 45 days, and the creation of a warehouse will reduce the delivery time for goods to 20 days.
Internet trade between Russia and China is growing rapidly. According to the data provided by China’s largest Internet trading company Alibaba, this organization daily processes online orders from Russia in the amount of about 2 million dollars. And during the New Year holidays, the daily trading volume increases to 4 million dollars.