The Joint Prevention and Control Mechanism of the State Council held a press conference at 10:00 a.m. on March 6. Deputy Secretary-General of the National Development and Reform Commission Gao Gao, Deputy Minister of Transport Liu Xiaoming, and Deputy Director of the State Post Bureau Liu Jun attended the press conference to introduce support for responding to the impact of the new crown pneumonia epidemic. Development of the transportation industry, logistics and express delivery, and answering questions from reporters.
Liu Jun said that after the outbreak of the new crown pneumonia, the State Post Bureau implemented the decisions and arrangements of the Party Central Committee and the State Council, quickly launched emergency response, organized and mobilized the postal express industry to fully guarantee the transportation and delivery of epidemic prevention materials and the distribution of daily necessities. production, speed up the smooth economic cycle, and strive to meet the needs of people’s livelihood.
The first is to open two “green channels” domestically and internationally to fully guarantee the transportation and delivery of epidemic prevention materials. China Post Group and 12 major express delivery companies organized special forces to prioritize the transportation and delivery of urgently needed medical and epidemic prevention materials in Hubei Province. As of March 4, a total of 163 million pieces of anti-epidemic materials have been carried and delivered, totaling 61,900 tons, 20,700 vehicles have been shipped, and 321 cargo flights have been arranged.
The second is to actively serve the basic living needs of the masses. Guide enterprises to focus on the needs of people’s livelihood, actively promote new service models such as instant delivery, integration of warehouse and distribution, and “commercial supermarket + express delivery”, organize and launch customized businesses such as “mailing office” and “medicine communication”, and focus on making grain, oil, meat, vegetables, eggs and masks. , disinfection supplies and other daily necessities are delivered.
The third is to unblock the international delivery network in a timely manner. Due to the impact of the epidemic and the reduction of international routes, a number of countries and regions have successively announced that they will suspend the receipt and delivery of express mail to and from my country. The State Post Bureau has actively coordinated with relevant departments to take measures such as adding transit terminals and opening freight charter flights to transfer express mail, so as to keep the international delivery network as smooth as possible. At present, some countries have lifted restrictions on express mail in my country.
Fourth, strictly implement epidemic prevention and control measures. Formulate and implement operational norms for mail and express delivery operations during the epidemic, and fully implement measures such as temperature measurement of employees, wearing masks and transportation vehicles throughout the process, and ventilation and disinfection of workplaces. Promote fixed-point delivery, fixed-point delivery, smart box delivery, appointment delivery and other modes to minimize personnel contact and reduce the risk of epidemic transmission.
Fifth, in accordance with the principle of “precise implementation of policies and gradient advancement”, the resumption of work and production shall be carried out in a scientific and orderly manner. Cooperate with relevant departments to formulate policies to clear the obstacles and difficulties, and introduce specific measures such as suspending the assessment of consumer complaints and extending the time limit for processing licenses to expire, to help enterprises solve practical difficulties such as personnel employment, vehicle traffic, terminal delivery, and lack of protective materials. At present, nearly 3 million people have resumed work in the postal express industry, with a resumption rate of 90.2%. The daily processing volume of express shipments exceeds 160 million, and the resumption rate exceeds 80%.