The global face mask market is expected to increase in value terms to some US$31.83 billion by 2027, up from US$4.41 billion in 2019 as experts predict it could become a regular feature of common outfit worn by people.
Covid-19 has accelerated DHL’s push for digitalization, says a company executive. The company’s efforts include putting up smart warehouses using IOT technology, integrating warehousing management for its Japan operations, adding robotic arms in Thailand and digitalizing the warehouse slotting process.
Despite the challenging environment caused by continued disruptions brought by the coronavirus pandemic, Turkish Cargo has been able to grow its network and expand its market share while investing in digitalization.
Shipping companies are expanding their intra-Asia operations to support the increasing demand within the region, boosted by e-commerce growth and moves to diversify production out of China.