Alibaba planning to develop self-driving trucks with logistics subsidiary Cainiao

Alibaba planning to develop self-driving trucks with logistics subsidiary Cainiao

FILE PHOTO: A logo of Cainiao Smart Logistics Network Ltd is seen outside its industrial park in Jinhua, Zhejiang province, China March 29, 2017. Picture taken March 29, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer Reuters

Chinese e-commerce leader Alibaba Group Holding Ltd plans to develop self-driving trucks with logistics subsidiary Cainiao, Chief Technology Officer Cheng Li said on Thursday.

Cheng also said Cainiao aims to introduce 1,000 autonomous delivery robots in China over the next year.

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