Aspects of intermodal transport in expedition of goods

Mihaela – Lavinia Ciobănică
2018 Scientific Bulletin of Naval Academy  
Moving goods domestically or internationally is done often involving several successive modes of transport, to provide a degree of flexibility in relation to the requirements of users of such services. Transport of goods is an essential component of the production process and involves movement components and products at the factory, and from one unit to another. The transport system is one of the basics of fundamental economic growth. Basically, there is no production activity that is not
more » ... y that is not related to material and subject, in one way or another by transport. The fundamental objective of sea transport and trade is to ensure the normal freight nationally and internationally, safely and on time, with economic efficiency and in accordance with the conventions, laws, and contractual terms in force. In fact, freight transport is a core set of logistics activities that take place in almost every marketing channel and consists of creating utilities of time and instead.
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