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  • Delivering the Goodsby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 54.00

    Although delivery of goods is vitally important for residents and industries in urban areas, the presence and operations of goods transport vehicles in urban areas are often regarded more as a nuisance than an essential service. Relatively little has been done by governments to facilitate the essential flows of goods in urban areas and to reduce the... more...

  • Globalized Freight Transportby T.R. Leinbach; C. Capineri

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00

    The worldwide movement of freight has emerged as one of the most critical and dynamic aspects of the transport sector. The contributors to this study examine the current state of global freight transport, with an emphasis on Europe and North America and their extra-regional linkages. These original contributions synthesize existing knowledge, highlight... more...

  • The Future of Intermodal Freight Transportby R. Konings; H. Priemus; P. Nijkamp

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00

    Explores the numerous challenges to increase the use of intermodal transport systems in freight transport. This book provides an overview of the role of intermodal freight transport, addresses opportunities to significantly improve performance, and also demonstrates design and modelling tools used to analyse and support this performance. more...

  • Transport Logisticsby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2002; US$ 33.00

    Globalisation and advances in information and communication technologies are reshaping the world’s trading patterns. Today’s internationally competitive businesses work through strategic, integrated global networks designed to deliver efficient and high-quality response to demands from anywhere in the world. This trend has given rise to the... more...

  • International Trade Manualby British Chambers of Commerce

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 84.94

    The International Trade Manual is the definitive book about export, import and freightforwarding for business people and students of further and higher education. It is vital reading for anyone involved in international commerce and is the leading textbook for students taking International Trade and Services (ITAS) S/NVQ Levels 3 (supervisors) and... more...

  • Güterverkehr kompaktby Wolfgang Stölzle; Hans Peter Fagagnini

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 46.00

    Der Güterverkehr steht national und international vor großen Herausforderungen: Der Güterverkehrsmarkt entwickelt sich mit Blick auf die Umsetzung anspruchsvoller Logistikkonzepte von Industrie- und Handelsunternehmen stürmisch. Die Verkehrspolitik versucht, Interessen des Verkehrs mit Umwelt- sowie gesellschaftlichen Belangen abzugleichen. Indessen... more...

  • Advanced Technologies and Methodologies for Risk Management in the Global Transport of Dangerous Goodsby C. Bersani; A. Boulmakoul; E. Garbolino

    IOS Press 2008; US$ 173.00

    Logistics has become a strategic factor for development and competition. Terrorist attacks, such as 11th of September 2001 in the USA, have caused the introduction of rules and procedures, which affect the overall logistics showing the vulnerability of the global economy. This book presents the status of research on dangerous goods transport. more...

  • Changing How the World Does Businessby Roger Frock

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2006; US$ 27.95

    From one of the founding executives of FedEx comes the first full inside story of how Fed Ex came to be one of the world’s most successful, innovative, and admired companies. Frock reveals the details of how the company was conceived, launched, and kept afloat despite incredible obstacles. more...

  • Flows in Transportation Networksby Oliver

    Elsevier Science 1972; US$ 105.00

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  • Road Freight Transport for Own Account in Europeby OECD Publishing; European Conference of Ministers of Transport

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2001; US$ 50.00

    Road freight transport for own account represents a major share of inland transport in Europe and, depending on the country concerned, accounts for two to five times the tonnage carried by rail. Despite its importance, however, own account transport tends to be overlooked since it is not regarded as a logistics activity, whereas it is, in fact, a vital... more...