JD Logistics has recently joined Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) with the aim of sharing China's experience in logistics and applications of blockchain technology with other global giants. It plans to use the advanced blockchain technology to optimize supply chain process, cross-border logistics and communications, as well as to help improve collaboration within the industry.
Founded in Aug 2017, BiTA was formed by experienced professionals in logistics tech and transportation industry. It is dedicated to set standards of blockchain technology for transportation and freight industry, and promote the use and development of blockchain applications. Currently, over 200 companies have joined the alliance, including UPS, FedEx, PENSKE, C.H.Robinson and SAP. JD Logistics is the first Chinese logistics enterprise to join the alliance.