February 25, 2011
SOGET and the CIECC (China International Electronic Commerce Center) of Chinese Ministry of Commerce launched the Cargo Visibility Service (CVS) today in Beijing.
CVS allows operators to track cargo in Chinese and French ports supply chains.
CVS enables on one hand to anticipate on the processing and distribution of goods and on the other hand to reduce the cost of access to the information, to accelerate the movement of goods and to improve productivity gains and return on investment.
CVS is in operation in 5 major Chinese ports: Shanghai, Guangzhou, Qingdao, Dalian and Lianyungang. In the next coming weeks, CVS will go live in Hong Kong, Ningbo, Tianjin and YingKou. Upcomming in 2011 are also Schenzen and Xiamen.Chinese ports connected to CVS have a 2010 total trade of 141 million TEUs.