TITLE

'How Will Information Technology Change the Shipping Landscape?'

PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;Jun2000, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents an edited version of the author's research paper "How Will Information Technology Change the Shipping Landscape?," which was first presented during the SingaPort 2000 Conference. To restate the benefits of information technology, they are lower cost of data transmission, a more effective EDI environment, the sharing of information and data electronically, an improved customer relationship, improved vendor efficiency, improved quality of service, and the ability to find win-win opportunities. Information technology and particularly Internet-related electronic commerce provides limitless opportunities for all industries. The container transport industry is no exception.
ACCESSION #
11944077

 

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