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IJSTR >> Volume 7 - Issue 12, December 2018 Edition

International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
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The Impact Of E-Commerce On Express Delivery Services In China: An Employment Prospect For Ghana

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Philip Kofi Alimo, Dr. Zhang Yu Zhao



E-commerce, Express Delivery Services, Employment Prospects, Challenges and Recommendations



E-Commerce and express delivery have proven to have a synergetic relation. This relation has led to the expansion of logistics in developed countries like China and USA. In Ghana however, express delivery is in a decline and e-commerce is also not developing at the expected rate due to low synergy between the two, technological deficiencies and other challenges. This study gave an overview of express delivery and e-commerce in China, which has the largest market for both sectors. It further examined the challenges facing e-commerce and express delivery in Ghana through secondary data and made recommendations on measures needed to revamp both sectors in order to expand the economy and create jobs for the mass unemployed youth.



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