investor news reporter Luo Bi

in September 6th, the State Post Bureau approved the FedEx (Chinese) Company Limited (hereinafter referred to as FedEx), UPS (Guangdong) Co., Ltd. (UPS) operating domestic express business. This is the 2009 China Postal Law since the implementation of foreign courier companies for the first time to obtain domestic express business license.

two giants in the short term on the domestic express delivery business has little impact on domestic courier companies, their network layout also takes some time to improve. The biggest impact should be SF and EMS, the second is the traditional international freight cargo airlines." Civil Aviation Freight expert Liu Haiming in an interview with the investor news reporter said.

foreign courier to control high-end market

according to the announcement issued by the national post office, the Federal Express and UPS allowed to operate domestic express business is limited to some large cities.

, FedEx first allowed to operate domestic express business areas including Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Tianjin, Dalian, Zhengzhou, Chengdu 8 city; UPS first allowed to business areas including Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Tianjin, Xi’an 5 city, be approved business scope in addition to the letter of the domestic express business.

objectively speaking, the legal significance of the domestic express license is greater than the practical significance." Liu Haiming believes that FedEx always adhere to the "first thoroughly based on the revision" cautious strategy, "also need a period of time thoroughly".

FedEx Communications Department staff to accept the "investor" reporter the interview said, "get a licence for the news was announced a few days, the company has no plans to introduce new, all business as usual."

Liu Haiming believes that, due to the impact of public opinion, the approval of the two foreign courier companies in the near future, there will not be too much action".

big action, although not revealed, but the two giants in the domestic courier business has actually been low-key layout for many years. In 1995, FedEx to $67 million 500 thousand acquisition was the only direct to China and the United States Evergreen International Company, becoming the first to provide direct flights from the United States to China’s international express logistics company.

and FedEx, by virtue of its monopoly technology and the global aviation, land transportation network, quickly became the China inside and outside the largest international air express business. To open up the domestic market, the establishment of the international market with the ground network. FedEx from 2007 to launch domestic services, the current international express and domestic services covering more than and 200 cities in the country, and in the country has a delivery location in 58 cities.

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, UPS in 90s of last century in Hongkong as the unloading base, the use of Chinese postal parcels and goods sent to the mainland, low-key access to the Chinese market. Subsequently, through cooperation with domestic express, airline, UPS>