Shenzhen, Dongguan lead job recovery

Shenzhen and Dongguan are the country’s leading cities for job-posting during the coronavirus recovery period, according to data from 58.com, with Guangzhou not far behind.

The top 10 cities are: Shenzhen, Dongguan, Beijing, Chongqing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Zhengzhou, Changsha, and Hangzhou.

The industries advertising the most positions are wholesale and retail, manufacturing, and IT.

Wholesale and retail in particular has seen booming demand, the data showed. This is despite the slowdown and near-annihilation of shopping malls, as demand had shifted online to a large extent. Demand for medical materials and epidemic-prevention supplies has surged, while daily necessities have kept up. This was seen even in fresh food platforms, where online services had kept supplies flowing during the crisis.

The epidemic had also boosted innovative online recruitment channels, using AI, VR, and live video.

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