China News Online, July 19th (Li Jiajia and Feng Saiqi) The cross-border e-commerce industry and education alliance of inland cities in the Yangtze River Delta with the value concept of "building a platform, creating value together, sharing resources, and a win-win future" is in Shanghai on the 19th formally established.

This alliance aims to create a goal-oriented strategy of “connecting governments, undertaking enterprises, shaping images, and creating brands”, highlighting the creation of cross-border ecological environment, the cultivation of flexible industrial supply chains, the play of service endorsement functions, and the overall branding of cross-border inland in the Yangtze River Delta. Jointly build a new platform for regional cooperation.

  Since 2015, the State Council has established five batches of 105 cross-border e-commerce comprehensive test areas across the country. The multiple expansions have shown that cross-border e-commerce has become increasingly important in foreign trade development.

In 2019, China's cross-border e-commerce retail import and export volume reached 186.21 billion yuan, five times that of 2015. Enterprises in the cross-border e-commerce comprehensive pilot zone have built more than 1,200 overseas warehouses, and their services cover the world.

Cross-border e-commerce has become a new driving force for cultivating economic growth under the new normal, and a new engine for China's foreign trade innovation and development, digital transformation and upgrading.

  As of the end of 2020, there are 24 comprehensive cross-border e-commerce pilot zones in the Yangtze River Delta, accounting for more than one-fifth of the national share.

With the signing of the RCEP agreement, a series of policies such as the further opening of cross-border e-commerce import pilots have been introduced, the extensive use of digital technology, based on the background of the "dual cycle" of domestic and international development, the Yangtze River Delta is the most active and most open-ended economy in China , One of the regions with the strongest innovation capabilities, will surely become an important region for the development of cross-border e-commerce in China.

However, the talent training and resource advantages of cross-border e-commerce in the inland areas of the Yangtze River Delta lag behind the development of the industry. Obstacles to the circulation of elements, inefficient allocation of resources, and lack of professional talents have become the main factors restricting the development of the industry.

  The cross-border e-commerce industry and education alliance of inland cities in the Yangtze River Delta will use the alliance as a link to promote resource sharing, industry complementarity, and project linkage among member companies; promote cross-border e-commerce government-enterprise communication and industry mutual assistance in four provinces and twelve cities to realize the industry The symbiosis of cross-domain value networks in the upstream and downstream of the chain, jointly build a cross-border e-commerce ecological platform, and create a high-quality cross-border e-commerce industry ecosystem. The alliance will also be based on big culture, big business circles, and big data, relying on the Jinyi area of ​​the Zhejiang Free Trade Zone, rooting in the Yangtze River Economic Belt, and exerting major channel functions such as "Yixin Europe", Yiyongzhou, and cross-border e-commerce. It can fully connect with other economic belts around the world, carry out large-scale resource input and output, and realize the precise connection of supply and demand in the international market. Activities such as industry docking and talent training will be held from time to time to allow e-commerce companies, production companies, supply chain companies and various supporting service companies in the industry to fully communicate and collide, optimize and integrate resources; promote cross-border companies and the Yangtze River Delta advantageous industry belt, traditional Foreign trade companies are deeply integrated and cultivate flexible supply chains in advantageous industries such as digital economy, small commodities, new energy vehicles, new materials, smart equipment manufacturing, and life and health. Strengthen the strategic cooperation between the alliance and major colleges in the Yangtze River Delta, increase the cultivation of cross-border e-commerce talents, provide professional talent transfer for member companies and cross-border e-commerce ecological enterprises, create a cradle of cross-border e-commerce talents, and strive to become an enterprise Cross-border e-commerce aircraft carrier, and build an open platform for brand incubation in the Yangtze River Delta. (Finish)