Cainiao, SkyCargo ink MoU
CAINIAO Network and Emirates’ SkyCargo said yesterday they signed a memorandum of understanding to set up a digital trade transfer hub at Dubai airport to help cargo transfers in the Middle East.
The logistics hub will serve as a connecting point linking Africa, Europe and Asia. The two parties seek to leverage their strengths in cross-border e-commerce trade and airline cargo operation. Under the MoU, Emirates SkyCargo and Cainiao will work closely to manage ecommerce shipments in the Middle East and other neighboring regions through Dubai as the Alibaba Group’s logistics affiliate looks to expand its global logistics infrastructure with Dubai as a hub.