STRATEGIC ISSUES FOR PORTS. MARITIME TRANSPORTATION STRATEGIC PLANNING. PROCEEDINGS OF A TRB WORKSHOP, JUNE 5-7, 1991, WASHINGTON, D.C.
This workshop presentation addresses ports as cargo trans-shipment points. Key strategic issues faced by the port industry identified and discussed include increasing commodity flows, growth of ship size, rationalization of shipping operations, inadequate landside transportation systems, increasing land use conflicts, decreasing environmental quality, and the limited financial capability for responding to strategic issues.
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- ROBINSON, S
- Publication Date: 1992-3
- Media Type: Digital/other
- Features: Figures;
- Pagination: p. 20-24
- Transportation Research Circular
- Issue Number: 392
- Publisher: Transportation Research Board
- ISSN: 0097-8515
- TRT Terms: Commodity flow; Conflict (Psychology); Environmental impacts; Finance; Land use; Maritime industry; Operations; Shipbuilding; Shipping; Ships; Size; Strategic planning; Transportation; Workshops
- Uncontrolled Terms: Transportation systems
- Old TRIS Terms: Financial requirements; Landside
- Subject Areas: Administration and Management; Finance; Planning and Forecasting; Transportation (General);
- Accession Number: 00620608
- Record Type: Publication
- Files: TRIS, TRB
- Created Date: Mar 31 1992 12:00AM