Chinese Province’s Transport Upgrade Plans Will Make Full Use of Blockchain, IoT

Blockchain will feature within logistics plans, alongside other technologies such as Internet of Things. Blockchain will be one of the technologies local Chinese authorities will leverage in an overhaul of local transport infrastructure, a government bulletin reported on March 25.New plans recently approved reference blockchain, in addition to other disruptive tools such as big data and the Internet of Things (IoT), as being useful for implementation in the Jiangsu Province, north of Shanghai.A multi-year project called the “Implementation Plan for the Promotion of Transportation Infrastructure Development” aims to update both passenger and freight networks to reduce pollution and increase efficiency.According to the bulletin, blockchain will feature in the area of logistics data.…