Alibaba released its fourth quarter and full year results for fy2020 on May 22. In the 12 months ended March 31, 2020, the consumption business Gmv of Alibaba's digital economy reached 7.053 trillion yuan, breaking through 1 trillion US dollars.
According to the financial report, the growth of rookie logistics sector is strong. It has taken on the two-way transportation aorta in fighting the epidemic and supporting the economy, and is the leading digital infrastructure in the world. The volume of packages handled by Cainiao post station increased by more than 100% year on year in March. The express packages delivered by the whole rookie digital intelligence platform and logistics partners such as four connections and one arrival grew rapidly. The daily average processing capacity in April increased by nearly 50% compared with the previous quarter, continuing to be the main force of logistics in the whole society.
According to Alibaba financial report, the last kilometer of package delivery becomes more convenient. During the epidemic, many community places were isolated and closed, and package delivery was interrupted. As the last kilometer logistics solution, Cainiao post station operated a terminal network composed of community post station, campus post station and intelligent self delivery cabinet, which continued to improve the delivery efficiency of express delivery.
In particular, since March this year, with the relaxation of closure measures, consumers and express logistics companies have significantly increased the use of rookie stations. There have been more than one million applications from all over the country for the establishment of rookie post stations.
For consumers, Cainiao Post can provide convenient and contactless receiving and sending service in local community. For express logistics companies, rookie post can store parcels in batches, which helps to improve the speed and efficiency of distribution. In March 2020, the average daily number of packages processed at the Cainiao community post increased by more than 100% year on yea
In terms of the first kilometer of express delivery, rookie wrapping has also opened international lines for personal express delivery to overseas countries in more than 2800 districts and counties across the country. Under the same efficiency, the price only needs half of the same kind of international express delivery, and continues to strengthen the leading advantage of one-stop online delivery platform.
Reduce costs and increase efficiency for small and medium-sized enterprises
The epidemic has hindered the trade of small and medium-sized enterprises around the world. Rookie logistics network actively invests in helping the economy and strives for expanding profit space for small and medium-sized sellers.
This quarter, rookies continued to focus on optimizing domestic and international one-stop logistics services and supply chain management solutions to serve consumers and businesses in Alibaba's digital economy.
In the global fast-selling and Tmall International and other high-speed cross-border business, domestic and foreign businesses use
Rookie this quarter has provided more than 200 freight charter flights for global express, and opened overseas warehouses in many places in Europe, becoming the first choice for foreign trade merchants to prepare goods.
With the expansion of logistics scale of Alibaba's core business such as tmall supermarket, rookies have reduced the average performance cost of each relevant business by using data insight and improving efficiency.
UN chooses rookie Logistics
Since the outbreak of this quarter, rookie logistics network in the first global response,
Considering that this is done under the circumstances of isolation and closure around the world and the disconnection of logistics channels, it shows that rookies have strong mobilization, coordination and digital connection capabilities in the fields of global logistics and freight transportation, aviation hub, customs clearance and customs clearance. This capacity has also been adopted by the United Nations.
In April this year, the World Health Organization and the World Food Programme chose to cooperate with rookies when building a global humanitarian relief hub in China. The hub will be responsible for the storage, integration and emergency air transportation of the materials purchased by the international community in China, so that the rescue materials can be delivered to all parts of the world quickly.