A brutal price war is ravaging couriers in China’s live-streaming e-commerce hub, where not even SF Express is spared

//A brutal price war is ravaging couriers in China’s live-streaming e-commerce hub, where not even SF Express is spared

A brutal price war is ravaging couriers in China’s live-streaming e-commerce hub, where not even SF Express is spared

In a village 250 kilometres (150 miles) southwest of Shanghai, along a street peppered with rickshaws of various colours and flanked by five-storey buildings brimming with goods, mountains of boxes sit waiting for the myriad delivery workers who have to handle them, keeping the couriers from wading through the hundreds of matchbox-sized shops in the area to find everything they need to collect.The massive logistics flow in Beixiazhu is a result of the village’s booming live-streaming e-commerce…

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