Forwarding in contemporary delivery chain

Małgorzata Jarocka , Joanna Krupska

Abstract

The main function of forwarder is performing actions indispensable to carry out transport process mainly related to organizing the load transport. The functions of forwarder as well as his tasks are still developing and adjusting to the needs and changes of the market. The changes are mainly related to the shape and complexity of delivery chain. This chapter is about the functions of forwarding in the contemporary delivery chains, especially scrutinizing the trend to use outsourcing.
Author Małgorzata Jarocka KEiFPT
Małgorzata Jarocka,,
- Department of Economics and Management of Transportation Companies
, Joanna Krupska KEiFPT
Joanna Krupska,,
- Department of Economics and Management of Transportation Companies
Pages177-183
Publication size in sheets0.4
Book Suchanek Michał (eds.): Sustainable transport development, innovation and technology : proceedings of the 2016 TranSopot conference, Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics, 2017, Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-51426-0, [978-3-319-51427-7], 291 p., DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-51427-7
Keywords in Englishforwarding, forwarder, transport, delivery, companies, logistics, operator, distribution
DOIDOI:10.1007/978-3-319-51427-7_15
URL https://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007%2F978-3-319-51427-7_15.pdf
Languageen angielski
Score (nominal)15
ScoreMinisterial score = 15.0, 25-02-2018, BookChapterSeriesAndMatConf
Ministerial score (2013-2016) = 15.0, 25-02-2018, BookChapterSeriesAndMatConf
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