Ports & logistics ¿why?

April 19, 2010 at 11:11 am (transportation) (, , , , , , )

Why ports are so well-connected with logistics?

Sea trades have been very important for every country and his economy. Is a key factor on global trade, plus is very important to local economy growth. Instead of airports and other transportation, seaports and sea trade is quite friendly to the environment and still safe.

Ports are  an important factor in supply chain ,as its a key on combination of transportations. Interfaces like:

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Supply Chain vs Logistics

March 6, 2010 at 11:48 pm (General) (, , , )

We live in a modern commerce century  with no borders and the world of business is accepted that is mandatory to have a proper way of organizing the production process plus the distribution and storage of these goods. The globalization makes new business opportunities  and this is why logistics centers are everywhere in our days. But let´s make clear the different parts related of the global trade.

The term Supply Chain is a summary of many parts where needed to achieve the production, promotion and adoption of a product by the consumer.  These parts may be the plant, its suppliers, retail etc.

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