Hong Kong's Role in Mainland China's Logistics Industry : From Physical Gateway to Differentiated Service Provider

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)659-682
Journal / PublicationAsian Survey
Issue number4
Online published1 Aug 2011
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2011


The importance of Hong Kong's role as financier, coach, and physical gateway in the development of container ports and highways in China is diminishing. However, the development of the global supply chain transcends physical boundaries: Hong Kong adapts continuously, and is now taking on bridging and differentiating roles in third-party logistics services.

Research Area(s)

  • China, Differentiating, Hong Kong, Logistics, Supply chain