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Transportation in Logistics
An exploration of transportation's role in logistics.
# 127483 | 3,000 words | 28 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Business (General)

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The paper discusses the role of transportation in logistics including modes of transportation, effects of transportation on logistics, service quality, costs, and role of third party logistics on transportation.

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"This research study explored the role of transportation in the logistics field, identifying the five basic modes of transportation i.e. pipelines, water, air, rail and motorized vehicle truck, and the performance characteristics, strengths and weaknesses of each transport mode. It presents an overview of the effects of transportation on logistics activities, including the role of transportation in service quality costs for transportation and the roles and functions of third parties in the transportation system Finally, a brief description of major legislative regulatory and..."

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