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The Choice Of The Pattern Of China Electronic Commerce Logistics System

Posted on:2004-03-10Degree:MasterType:Thesis
Country:ChinaCandidate:Y LinFull Text:PDF
GTID:2156360092492561Subject:International trade
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Electronic commerce has experienced rapid expansion during the past few years worldwide, impacting many industries . Across these industries, electronic commerce is enhancing competition, removing time and space constraints, and allowing companies to reach a larger customer base all over the world, at any time. In China, electronic commerce transactions were valued at ¥77.16 billion in 2000, it is forecasted that electronic commerce revenue will reach $26 billion in 2004 .The speedy development of electronic commerce asks for modern logistics. But for the historical reasons, China logistics industry is too backward to satisfy the need of electronic commerce and it has become a bottleneck to the development of electronic commerce. It's critical to solve the problem how China electronic commerce companies choose suitable logistics patterns at present and decide which way the pattern of China electronic commerce logistics system should go.This thesis firstly analyzes logistics and electronic commerce theories and some kinds of patterns of electronic commerce logistics system. Based on the Supply Chain Theory and Core Competence Theory and using Econometrics , it concludes that the third-party logistics is better than self logistics .After discussing the problems of China logistics industry, it analyzes the logistics patterns that electronic commerce companies can choose at present. Then it concludes the third-party logistics is the best choice of the pattern of China electronic commerce logistics system in a near future. It also gives some advice to the promotion of China third-party logistics industy.
Keywords/Search Tags:electronic commerce, third-party logistics, supply chain, core competence, outsourcing
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