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Contemporary Logistics in China

Consolidation and Deepening

Liu, B.-l., Lee, S.-j., Wang, L., Li, X., Xiao, J.-h. (Eds.)

2014, IX, 240 p. 69 illus., 12 illus. in color.

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  • This volume, the third in a series of books entitled "Contemporary Logistics in China,” presents a study of the action and progression of the intrinsic consolidation and increased efforts currently underway in China’s logistics systems
  • Based on the most up-to-date information sources, the study analyzes the status and trend of these key issues and brings together the findings in a systematic presentation for interested reader from logistics enterprises, universities, consulting firms, media, governmental agencies, and research institutions

While logistics has caught on as a vital component in China’s national development plan, both government agencies at all levels and various types of enterprises have put considerable effort into propelling logistics to a new height.  Recent logistics developments in China have witnessed a scene of significant boom dotted with few sporadic dips. This book, the third volume in the series on “Contemporary Logistics in China,” is a must-read publication, which affords the readers a clearer view of the intrinsic consolidation and  increased efforts made amid the recent advancements in China’s logistics development.

The research findings in this book reflect the expertise and diligence of a team of learned researchers in the highly-regarded Logistics Research Center at Nankai University. The book presents a comprehensive and thorough analysis of the progression and propagation of modern logistics in China, as well as a fresh look at some emerging hot issues with potential bearings on future logistics development. Researchers and practicing professionals alike will find this book an indispensable and timely reference and information resource.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » China – Logistics- market - Infrastructures - Networks - Policies - Service providers

Related subjects » Production & Logistics

Table of contents 

China’s Logistic Development Environment.- Development of China’s Logistics Market.- Logistics Facilities and Technological Development.- Policies and Plans on China’s Logistics Development.- Logistics Development of Pearl River Delta.- Logistics Development of Wuhan Metropolitan Cluster.- Logistics Development of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.- Development of E-Commerce Logistics in China.- Development of Chain Business Logistics in China.- Development of Medicine Logistics in China.- China’s Logistics Cost – Status and Analysis.- Coordinated Development of Manufacturing and Logistics in China.- Development of Cross-border Logistics System in Inland China.

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