The aim of this workshop is to develop participants with a thorough understanding of relevant operational and theoretical issues applicable to the management of logistics and transport in the global business environment, and in particular the requirement for business competitiveness and operational efficiency. The analysis of interdependencies between operational, technological and regulatory aspects is a key theme throughout the workshop.
- Understand key concepts and issues in international transport and logistics management.
- Understand the different modes of transport and their underlying operational and economic characteristics.
- Understand the nature of regulation, tariffs and safety in international transport and logistics.
- Understand freight costs and pricing and relevant trade and customs procedures.