Richest Man in Dongguan

01_15_scenebrief_Richest Man in DGChina’s E-commerce icon, Alibaba chairman Jack Ma, was in Qixi Town in December to sign a contract for the onset of China Smart Logistics Network (CSN). The jointly established, billion-renmenbi network, will provide logistics for the country’s major delivery companies such as SF Express, Shentong Express, ZTO Express, YTO Express and Yunda Express. It is expected to have a huge impact on domestic deliveries. “It can withstand over 30 billion packages daily and will deliver any package to any place in China within 24 hours,” reads its key mission statement. As a prominent manufacturing hub located in the Pearl River Delta, leadership has strategically rated Dongguan as “the place where the express industry will fight with.”