One of this morning's sessions focused on the concept of "new retail" -- or the integration of online, offline, logistics and data across a single value chain. The guests looked at how new technologies are changing traditional e-commerce. Some also talked about bringing Chinese products and services overseas, especially those involved in the Belt & Road initiative.
Representatives of SilkChain, a leading global digital free-trade blockchain project, met investors to discuss the future of ledger technology along with other plans involving high encryption as part of an all-China blockchain roadshow, sponsored by KG.com and btc123.com, in Hong Kong.
SilkChain, the world's first blockchain project dedicated to improving international trade, has launched in Singapore, a milestone for its developer, International Trade Digitalization Commission (ITDC), on its quest to create a fairer and freer global trade system in the digital age.