Essays about: "port supply chain integration"

Found 3 essays containing the words port supply chain integration.

  1. 1. Extended Gate - Barriers and opportunities for intermodal improvements, a case study of Port of Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Hällgren; Erik Bengtsson; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : Extended Gate; inland terminal; port supply chain integration;

    Abstract : Extended gate is an intermodal concept aiming to achieve improved transport efficiency in the hinterland through a more integrated model, compared to concepts that are currently in use, such as dry ports. Functionally it is an extension of the gated area of a port terminal into the hinterland in order to achieve operational efficiency for the supply chain actors and improve customer experience for cargo owners. READ MORE

  2. 2. Challenges of Multimodal Transport Services:The Case of Ethiopian Shipping and Logistics Service Enterprise : Ethiopia- Sweden-Denmark and UK trade routes operation

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Habtesilase Ketema Demse; [2018]
    Keywords : Logistics; Multimodal Transport Service; Multimodal transport operator; Shipping Agents; Shippers; and Supply Chain;

    Abstract : Abstract Purpose: is to identify the challenges of multimodal transport service of ESLSE in the Europe trade routes operation from origin up to destination and to analyze the contribution of network partners to ESLSE solving these challenges.   Design\Data collection\Approach: This thesis relied on qualitative research design in order to identify the key challenges of multimodal transport services and to show how the network partners contribute to solving these challenges. READ MORE

  3. 3. Competitive Global Ports for Regional Economic Development : The Port of Valencia

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för fysisk planering

    Author : Mario Sánchez Brox; [2014]
    Keywords : regional development; port; logistics; institutional economics; structure of provision;

    Abstract : Face to high unemployment and GDP stagnation, competitive ports bear potential positive impacts on regional economic development over their hinterland. Ports are conceived as nodes in global supply chains basing their competitiveness in deriving location, infrastructure, connectivity and supply chain integration advantages for logistics operators. READ MORE