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International Trade, Transportation and Logistics

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The aim of the graduate certificate program in Global Trade, Transportation, and Logistics (GTTL) is to enable graduate students to augment their degree programs in preparation for careers that demand the combined knowledge of trade, transportation, and logistics. Particular attention is directed to the study of activities involved in the flow of goods from point of origin to point of consumption on a global scale. The wide range of issues addressed includes the management of the intermodal connections among maritime, aviation, and overland modes of transport; environmental and energy concerns; advancements in ...
is the use of an object (typically referred to as an RFID tag) applied to or incorporated into a product, animal, or person for the purpose of identification and tracking using radio waves. Some tags can be read from several meters away and beyond the line of sight of the reader. Radio-frequency identification comprises interrogators (also known as readers ), and tags (also known as labels ). Most RFID tags contain at least two parts. One is an integrated circuit for storing and processing information, modulating and demodulating a radio-frequency (RF) signal, and other specialized functions. The second is an antenna for ...
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Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railway Rolls In Holiday Cheer With ...
Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railway is providing community support for Banning High school efforts to improve student achievement thorugh International Trade Education Programs. (1888PressRelease) December 09, 2008 - Los Angeles, CA -- A trainload of holiday cheer has just arrived to help keep International Trade Education Programs (ITEP) on track next year thanks to Burlington-Northern Sante Fe Railway (BNSF). The railway, which operates one of the largest railroad networks in North America, plans to present a check for $50,000 this Friday (Dec. 12, 2008) to ITEP for programs at Barstow High school over the next three years. ... market research, surveys and trends
Press Release: New Version of Carbon Calculator for Transportation ...
RED BANK, N.J., June 29 /PRNewswire/ — LOG-NET has released a new carbon calculator for transportation and international trade.  The company noted that a single international container imported from Asia to the United States or Europe will cause the emission of 1.8 to 5 metric tons of CO2. Utilizing carbon management tools can potentially reduce the carbon emission one to two metric tons per container for the millions of containers transported globally each year. Users can automatically upload, via spreadsheet, dozens, or thousands, of trailers or containers which will be stored on line for reporting and analysis of carbon ... market research, surveys and trends

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Potash & Company - Our Business -
Potash & Company, established in 1980 in San Francisco, is the Bay Area's first niche public relations and association-management firm serving the special needs of clients engaged in the international trade, transportation, and logistics sectors. Among the achievements we most value, as a firm and as individuals, has been the longevity and depth of our client relationships, past and present. Compared to the industry average of 18 months to two years, the average length of our client relationships has been 17 years .  These clients include: APL (American President Lines) - 25 years Pacer ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Airlines - Venture
near Jacksonville 300 miles due west to the Panama City area of Florida's Panhandle, moving it closer to a new, St. Joe-inspired  international airport opening in May. ( Photo: St. Joe's Watercolor beach development on the Florida Panhandle.) There are several story lines here: * First, Jacksonville is taking a big hit by losing a large corporate headquarters. The Florida city, not unlike Tampa Bay, is not exactly swimming in large, higher-profile companies, though locals say St. Joe has never been much of a local  community booster in Jacksonville. Still, any time a large company ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Zardari returns home
ISLAMABAD: President Asif Ali Zardari reached Islamabad on Sunday morning after his successful five-day visit to China during which he held talks with the Chinese president and prime minister among many other important political and business leaders. He conducted a meeting with the Chinese People's Consultative Conference (CPPCC) chairman, visited the Pakistan and China pavilions at the Expo 2010 in Shanghai, addressed forums on economic development and alternate energy and touched base with provincial politicians and leaders of the corporate sector. Top-level leaders from the business and energy sectors focused on ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Idaho's Port of Lewiston launching point for big rig debate
Written by KIM BRIGGEMAN Photographed by LINDA THOMPSON of the Missoulian | Posted: Saturday, July 10, 2010 11:30 pm | Loading… Font Size: Default font size Larger font size PORT OF LEWISTON, Idaho - The sounds of silence are amplified by size here. The afternoon sun was working its way into the 90s on Tuesday as Lewiston, Idaho, and Clarkston, Wash., shimmered across the river. That river is the final throes of the Clearwater, before it's consumed by the epic Snake River less than a mile below. It's 500 yards wide at the upper reaches of slack water from the Lower Granite Dam, 39 miles downstream. The ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

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GOVERNMENT OF MONGOLIA RESOLUTION 2008/5/14 N 183 Ulaanbaatar city ...
Being part of international trade, transportation and logistics unified system shall increase the impacts and position of Mongolia in international trade ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
TRADE LOGISTICS 101
the first in a series of articles about international trade logistics. A freight forwarder is an agent who arranges the transportation of goods for others. ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Transportation, Globalization and International Trade
"Courtesy of ongoing trade liberalization, in conjunction with sharply declining communication and transportation costs, there has been a sharp increase in the tradable goods portion of world output over the past 15 years. At the same time, a veritable explosion in e-based connectivity since 1995, together with the emergence of an entirely new global IT outsourcing industry, has led to the networking of service providers around the world. As a result, rapidly expanding trade in both goods and services has become an increasingly powerful engine in driving the global growth dynamic." ...
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WikiAnswers - Transportation and Logistics Questions including "If ...
No, they assign seats. If you insist on sitting where somebody else is assigned, you will probably be arrested. If an empty seat... Popularity: 1   •   Tools:  Recategorize What Types of transport available in South Africa for tourists? obbously buses or trains or cars or walk Popularity: 1   •   Tools:  Recategorize How did olmecs transport goods? they used rafts to transport gods through streams Popularity: 1   •   Tools:  Recategorize What are the Methods of transportation in Korea? Car and on foot by train and taxi and ...
Must-read books about logistics and international transportation ...
I could mention a million books but if I need to stick to a few I would advise to read following books some not only sticking to logistics but also including SCM concept: Lambert, Douglas M., James R. Stock and Lisa M. Ellram (2005): Fundamentals of Logistics Management Kaplan, Robert S. & Cooper, Robin: Cost and Effect, Harvard Business School Press, 1997 Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management”, 2nd edition by Cecil C. Bozarth og Robert B. Handfield Kotter, John P. (1996): Leading Change, Harvard Business School Press Galbraith, Jay R. (2005): Designing the Customer-Centric Organization, Jossey-Bass Inc ...