TITLE

GF-X faces a challenge

AUTHOR(S)
Armbruster, William
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/13/2003 Supplement, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p169
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the competition between Global Freight Exchange (GF-X) and Cargo Portal Services (CPS) with their cargo tracking and online booking services as of 2003. Carriers to which CPS offers its booking services; Company profile of GF-X; Decision of Korean Air not to sign up with GF-X; Forwarders which signed up with CPS.
ACCESSION #
9006279

 

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