|ISBN:||978-92-9092-878-2 (print), 978-92-9092-879-9 (web)|
Over the last 30 years, the Government of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) has rapidly constructed transport and logistics infrastructure, which has successfully contributed to the country’s rapid economic growth. However, to enable the country’s transformation from an investment-led to an innovation- and consumption-driven economy, its logistics system needs to be further improved.
This study, which was produced through a technical assistance project for the Transport Efficiency through Logistics Development Policy Study developed through close collaboration between the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of the PRC, makes various policy recommendations including the following:
These will allow the PRC to achieve dramatic improvements in its transport efficiency and create a modern logistics system that can keep pace with its continuing rapid development.