DHL launches Cash on Delivery for cross border e-commerce

Enabling COD in Southeast Asia allows access to over 73% of unbanked population Specifically for sellers in China and Australia, the new service enables cash collection from consumers in Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam upon delivery Secure COD transactions with tracking visibility and fortnightly remittance to sellers
Cash is still king in Southeast Asia, with over 73% of the population still unbanked and inaccessible to e-commerce retailers since they do not have access to credit cards or internet banking services. DHL eCommerce, a division of Deutsche Post DHL Group, today launched its Cross Border Cash-on-Delivery (COD) service to allow consumers to pay for their international purchases in cash and only upon delivery. Read more…