endobj endobj 71 22 Potential sources for disruptions include equipment failures, natural disasters and inclement weather, work stoppages, and government intervention. <> International trade is commonplace where the market shares are increasing in ahighly desirable manner. 73 0 obj<>stream Use code BOOKSGIVING. TRANSPORTATION AND THE SUPPLY CHAIN supply chain. Supply chain management (SCM) is an integral part of most businesses and is essential to company success and customer satisfaction. There is an apparent interconnectedness between transportation and logistics while performance of logistic activities is impossible without transportation management. Transportation plays a significant role in any supply chain because products are rarely produced and consumed at the same location. '2l����8Ȱ�'*>Ժ�B�b� �p0����i���+�A�@�?/�y|����� This research paper depends basically on a quantitative approach by depending on previous references relevant to this topic. 0000002189 00000 n SUBMITTED BY D.TULASI 2. 0000006462 00000 n There are many findings in this research paper such as a simply logistics algorithm that could help logistics experts to determine the key components in market supply chains and draw different scenarios to clarify the full picture. 0000313866 00000 n <<11c04cbfd609134499d246f6f00f6f20>]>> 0000000736 00000 n 1 0 obj Supply Chain Management encompasses, planning, design, control and implementation of all business processes related to procurement, manufacturing, distribution … 1 0 obj Transportation helps to fulfil the economic utility of time and pace; it provides the link that connects nodes in the supply chain, linking a focal company to its suppliers and customers. THE ROLE OF TRANSPORTATION IN LOGISTICS CHAIN Yung-yu TSENG PhD Candidate Transport Systems Centre University of South Australia GPO Box 2471 Adelaide, South Australia 5001 Australia Fax: +61-8-8302-1880 Email: yung-yu.tseng@unisa.edu.au Wen Long YUE Program Director Transport Systems Centre University of South Australia GPO Box 2471 Adelaide, South Australia 5001 Australia … endobj However, one of the necessary logistics ineffective Supply Chain Management is the Transportation … Shop now. Learning Objectives • Explain the role transportation plays in the supply chain. 0000005954 00000 n Transportation process role in supply chain integration Technological change in the transportation and the information technology (IT) sectors is ushering in a period of low cost / high value transportation services. examines the role played by the transportation function in the modern business environment. 0000003251 00000 n CONTRIBUTION OF TRANSPORTATION IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN . Transportationplays a vital role in the operation of logistic. > "��` k�Q 2 0 obj The role of (SCs) is to ensure a product from inception all the way into a consumer´s hands. Since the customers (markets), manufacturing plants and suppliers are widely scattered … x��=�rǕ��?��.s9�����\�>@��D�JQjk�g�rϥ�3��0��2���>}�������'u]�Z���)d#K)�Z����]���_�*��>�8����'߼EWvuqv��(*���ne%�wcʶ8���IU\���>y�����^��}����Y�O��[��5~Y��v�������O���� %˶� TzrQ��_��_9��>(�'r�Y The next section reviews the role of transportation in the larger economy. Most companies operate within supply chains, relying on outside parties such as suppliers and customers to help them reach the end-user market.4 In other words, most companies do not entirely own their supply chains.5, Supply chain management encompasses the planning and management of all activities involved in sourcing, procurement, conversion, and logistics management. 0000002781 00000 n 0000001453 00000 n This paper mainly focuses on the Increasing Importance of Transportation, role of transportation in the logistics function, the supply chain etc. Transporting is required in the whole production procedures, from manufacturing to delivery to the final consumers and returns.