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MARITIME LOGISTICS: A GUIDE TO CONTEMPORARY SHIPPING AND PORT MANAGEMENT

SONG, DONG-WOOK , PANAYIDES, PHOTIS M.

2022

BOOK
Category

SHIPPING--MANAGEMENT

HARBORS -- MANAGEMENT

BUSINESS LOGISTICS

GLOBALIZATION

Abstract

"SEA FREIGHT REMAINS OVERWHELMINGLY THE MOST COMMON FORM OF TRANSPORT FOR GOODS GLOBALLY. GRASP THE CORE THEORIES AND UNDERSTAND THE LATEST RESEARCH IN MARITIME LOGISTICS, ALONG WITH HOW THIS FIELD OPERATES AND CONTRIBUTES TO GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS, WITH THIS KEY TEXTBOOK. MARITIME LOGISTICS PROVIDES A COMPLETE OVERVIEW OF THE CORE CONCEPTS WITHIN THIS DISCIPLINE FROM A RANGE OF INTERNATIONAL EXPERT CONTRIBUTORS. THIS TEXTBOOK EXAMINES THE RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN THE PORTS AND SHIPPING INDUSTRIES INCLUDING SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGIES AND EMERGING, INNOVATIVE PRACTICES. DESIGNED FOR MARITIME STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS, THE STRUCTURE OFFERS A COMPLETE APPROACH WITH AN EMPHASIS ON DEVELOPING A WELL-ROUNDED KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING OF THE FIELD. THE THIRD EDITION IS FULLY UPDATED WITH NEW CONTENT ON MAINTENANCE OPTIMIZATION, SUPPLY CHAIN INTEGRATION, ECONOMIES OF SCALE WITHIN LINER SHIPPING AND PORT PERFORMANCE AND MANAGEMENT. IN ADDITION, THIS EDITION EXAMINES NEW TECHNOLOGIES, CONSIDERS NEW AND EXISTING RISKS TO THE MARITIME SUPPLY CHAIN AS WELL AS GENERALLY HOW MARITIME LOGISTICS WILL CONTINUE TO EVOLVE. FOR THOSE SEEKING TO BECOME MARITIME LOGISTICS SPECIALISTS, THIS IS THE AUTHORITATIVE COMPANION"-- PROVIDED BY PUBLISHER.

ISBN 9781789661699
Author(s) SONG, DONG-WOOK , PANAYIDES, PHOTIS M.
Credits
Edition 3RD ED.
Year 2022
Publisher KOGAN PAGE
Type BOOK
Keywords
Language English
Collation XXXIII, 502 P. : ILL. ; 24 CM.

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