Understanding performance drivers of third‐party logistics providers in mainland China

Qiang Wang, Baofeng Huo, Fujun Lai, Zhaofang Chu
2010 Industrial management & data systems  
Purpose -The paper's aim is to replicate and compare Huo et al.'s study to better understand performance drivers of third-party logistics (3PL) in mainland China and to disseminate Hong Kong 3PL providers' experience to mainland China's peers. Design/methodology/approach -A structural model is estimated to test the construct relationships using data collected from 105 mainland China's 3PL providers. The results are compared with the results of Huo et al.'s study of Hong Kong 3PL providers.
doi:10.1108/02635571011087392 fatcat:pagbuou6bnfm7m35g7igv33vca