- Feb 18, 2020
- Social Responsibility
JD.com allocates nearly RMB 1 billion in fighting against COVID-19
By Tracy Yang
JD.com has participated in the fight against COVID-19 for almost 30 days. To date, JD.com has allocated nearly RMB 1 billion in this effort. JD Logistics has transported 30 million emergency medical supplies, weighing a total of nearly 10,000 tons. During the epidemic period, JD.com has already provided a total of 120 million individual food items, covering rice, flour, noodles, cooking oil, meat, eggs, vegetables, milk and other daily necessities, weighing over 160,000 tons, to consumers across the country.
In the past 30 days, JD.com shared its core capabilities in supply chain, logistics, technology, service and more to provide rapid aid in the COVID-19 fight, to ensure consumers’ daily needs are met, and to support the economy and employment.
JD.com also launched several measures to support its merchants as well as restaurants and SMEs across China. JD.com, along with JD-backed Dada Group jointly announced to provide more than 35,000 jobs to minimize the impact of the epidemic on employment in the short term.