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Current issues in port logistics and intermodality

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Published by Garant in Antwerben .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipping.,
  • Transportation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical reference.

    StatementTheo Notteboom (ed.).
    ContributionsNotteboom, Theo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE571 .C87 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination154 p. :
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3752495M
    ISBN 109044112902
    LC Control Number2003442151
    OCLC/WorldCa51863025

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    The fifth volume of the T&L series is a multi-faceted analysis of talent management in the transportation and logistics industry worldwide. It also contains strategies to help transportation and logistics companies improve their talent management.   From Felixstowe, the carrier takes responsibility of the movement of the cargo to the discharge port in South Africa – say Durban.. From Durban port the consignee uses their transport service provider (could also be termed as an Intermodal service provider) to move the cargo by rail from to Pretoria Rail Terminal followed by a road move to their premises or a full road move from Durban port.

    Reviews 'Intermodal transport systems necessarily transgress established jurisdictions, complicating the planning and governing task. Through rich comparative case studies of ports, inland terminals and corridors in the UK, Europe and US, Jason Monios convincingly shows that institutional configurations make a difference - not only to port and logistics chain performance, but ultimately to. Logistics is the art of managing the supply chain and science of managing and controlling the flow of goods, Sourcing planning, including current inventory and forecast demand, in collaboration with all suppliers. Inbound operations-transportation from suppliers and receiving inventory.


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He is the president of International Association of Maritime Economists, the chairman of the board of directors of Belgian Institute of Transport Organizers, and the editor of various books, including Current Issues in Port Logistics and Intermodality; Ports Are More Than Piers; and Ports, Cities and Global Supply : $   Current Issues in Port Logistics & Intermodality [Theo Notteboom] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Theo Notteboom is a professor at the University of Antwerp and the president of the university's Institute of Transport and Maritime Management.

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This book consists of a set of papers prepared by Belgian and Polish academics on issues related to port logistics and intermodality. It not only examines the role of port logistics and intermodal transport from a conceptual point of view, but also explores how market players, port managers and policy makers, particularly in Belgium and Poland.

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