Logistics industry develops rapidly in Xi’an
In recent years, the logistics industry in Xi'an has developed rapidly, becoming an important support for the high-quality development of Xi'an.
In 2018, Xi'an's logistics industry realized an added value of 83.7 billion yuan ($12.12 billion), a year-on-year increase of 14.98 percent.
The transportation, warehousing, and postal industries achieved a total production value of 35.75 billion yuan, a growth rate of 6.3 percent.
Xi'an International Trade and Logistics (ITL) Park has formed a multi-platform operation model of the China-Europe freight train, and cooperated with Xi'an customs to launch a telephone reservation customs clearance system.
Xi'an Port in ITL Park. [Photo/xiancn.com]
As the first inland port in China to obtain "double codes" at home and abroad, Xi'an Port in ITL Park has signed cooperation agreements with more than 10 coastal border harbors and ports.
Xi'an Xianyang International Airport has five designated port qualifications for imported chilled aquatic products, edible aquatic animals, medicine, fruits, and meat.
The city has established six customs special supervision zones, including comprehensive bonded zones and export processing zones.
In the future, Xi'an will speed up the construction of aviation and railway projects, as well as platforms for cross-border e-commerce international cooperation and for processing trade transfer, making the logistics industry contribute to the high quality development of Xi'an.