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China is the world’s largest emitter of carbon emissions. With a total of 1.040 billion tons of CO2 in 2018[1], the transport sector in China accounts for about 10 percent of the country’s carbon emissions. Annual total CO2 emission, by world region, Source: Carbon Dioxide Analysis Center (CDIAC), Global Carbon Project (GCP) Even though, freight and logistics vehicles account for only about 8 percent of the total vehicle fleet in China, they account for a significant share of approximately 70 percent of transport related CO2-emissions. This makes the freight transport and logistics sector an important key element of the country’s roadmap to decarbonise transport – as part of China’s plan to reach carbon neutrality by 2060 and peak carbon emissions around 2030 while making best efforts to peak earlier. In recent years, freight volume in China has been increasing on average by almost 15 percent annually. The total freight volume…