|Publishers||R. Narain & Co.|
|Subject||International Logistics Management|
International Logistics Management (IB03)
This book is designed to meet the needs of master of business administration students studying for the very first time in their curriculum. Thus complexity of the matter has been avoided with a view that complete course content has to be completed by the student in limited time period. The subject matter has been presented in a lucid, comprehensive and systematic manner which is easy to understand and also develops writing ability for students to score good marks in upcoming examination. This book includes all types of questions according to new pattern of university. Course content has been divided into topic wise and in chapter wise form according to curriculum framed by Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow. This book includes unsolved papers of last years and sample paper. We hope that this book will be successful in its objectives and will receive appreciation from students and teachers alike.
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Table of Content
Unit 1 : Foundation Concepts in International Logistics: Managing the Supply Pipeline for Global Trade Flows, The Global Logistics Operators, Comparison between National and International Logistics, International Transport System, Globalisation and International Trade Environment. Factors Driving Global Supply Chain Management, Customs and Global Supply Chain Management. Case Studies and Latest Updates
Unit 2: Export Sales Contract in International Logistics: Constituents of the Export Sales Contract, Contract of Affreightment: Terms of Delivery & Incoterms standards. International Purchasing Systems- Constituents, Strategy and its Interface with the Management of the Global Supply Chain, Negotiating the Contract, Selecting the International Logistics Operator, Criteria of Selecting the Third-Party Logistics Operator. Case Studies and Latest Updates
Unit 3: Integrating International Logistics with Supply Chain: Trade-Offs in International Logistics, Multi-Modalism, Key Factors in a Transport Mode(s) & Trade-Off. Considerations of Speed, Frequency, Packing and Insurance in International Transportation. Warehousing & Benchmarking in Global Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Cycle Time Reduction, Demand-Driven Supply Network in International Logistics. Case Studies and Latest Updates.
Unit 4: International Transport Systems : Introduction to International Transport System- Basic Terms, Characteristics and Relations, Significance of Transportation Services, Characteristics of Modes of Transports -Road Transportation, Rail Transportation, Maritime Transport, Air Transport. Technical performance & Transport Economic Indicators, Maritime Routing Patterns, The Containerization of Commodities, Transcontinental Bridges. Case Studies and Latest Updates.
Unit 5: Cost and Economy of International Logistics : International Transport and Economic Development, Transportation and Commercial Geography, Components of International Transport Costs, International Transport Supply and Demand, Location Analysis, Market Area Analysis, The Nature of International Transport Policy, International Transport Planning, International Transport Safety and Security, Traffic Counts and Traffic Surveys, Cost / Benefit Analysis. Case Studies and Latest Updates.
Salient features include:
- Comprehensive coverage of theoretical aspects in management concept & Indian ethos.
- All intricate aspects are explained by simple, lucid and specific explanations and substantiated with neat and elaborate diagrammatic sketches.