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Transportation: A Global Supply Chain Perspective
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Publisher South-Western Pub
Publication date March 30, 2015
Pages 503
Binding Hardcover
Edition 8
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781133592969
ISBN-10 1133592961
Dimensions 1 by 8.25 by 10.25 in.
Weight 2.60 lbs.
Original list price $369.95
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: TRANSPORTATION: A SUPPLY CHAIN PERSPECTIVE, 8E equips you with a solid understanding of what is arguably the most critical?and complex?component of global supply chains. It explains the fundamental role and importance of transportation in companies and in society, as well as the complex environment in which transportation service is delivered. Providing a framework and foundation for the role of transportation in supply chains, it offers an overview of the operating and service characteristics, cost structure, and challenges faced by today's providers of transportation. It also highlights a variety of critical transportation management issues, providing insight into the strategic activities and challenges involved in the movement of goods through the supply chain. Completely up to date, TRANSPORTATION emphasizes global topics throughout, includes the latest coverage of hard and soft technology, and offers in-depth discussions of fuel, energy, managerial, economic, and environmental issues.

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9781133592969 | details & prices | 503 pages | 8.25 × 10.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.60 lbs | List price $369.95
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