Drone delivery is now available in Dongguan from the Songshan Lake area to Liaobu. In the middle of May, the international express company DHL cooperated with the Chinese drone company EHANG to release the first automatic intelligent drone delivery route in Dongguan. This service is specially customized for DHL clients, it covers the 8 km length from DHL’s service center in Liaobu to Songshan Lake. So far, DHL is the only international express company that provides this service in Mainland China.
With this service, the former 40-minute distance is shortened to 8 minutes, which reduces 80 percent of the delivery cost. Compared with road transportation, it produces fewer carbon emissions and has lower energy consumption.