Modern logistics industry is intended to become one of the key industries of the Qianhai cooperation zone in Shenzhen. Currently, about 300 modern logistics enterprises have already registered for business in Qianhai. These companies hope to manage and liaise cross-border logistics business between Chinese and overseas markets by setting up operations in Qianhai.
With the rise in labour market participation and resultant income, female consumers are driving retail market growth in Indonesia, including sales of discretionary items, such as apparel, watches and jewellery. Their rising purchasing power has encouraged many international brands and retailers to enter the market and this will provide opportunities for Hong Kong fashion and accessory providers.
E-tailing has become one of the most popular shopping channels in China. According the HKTDC survey, 83% of the respondents have shopped online, and 27% of these consumers would shop online once a month on average. In 2013, the Chinese mainland has an internet population of about 620 million, representing a penetration rate of 45.8%. It is believed that the size of China’s online shopping market will expand further.