Future of transshipment in Singapore
作者: Albert Wee Kwan TanOlli-Pekka Hilmola
作者单位: 1Department of Education, Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation, Shah Alam, Malaysia
2Kouvola Research Unit, Department of Industrial Management, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Kouvola, Finland
刊名: Industrial Management & Data Systems, 2012, Vol.112 (7), pp.1085-1100
来源数据库: Emerald Journal
DOI: 10.1108/02635571211255032
关键词: SingaporeFreight forwardingDocksHarboursContainersSea portsTransshipmentRe-exportLogistics hubMulti-modal
原始语种摘要: Purpose(#br) – Transshipment points in container transport are a vital part of the functioning and competitiveness of global logistics systems. However, competition between different geographical locations is ongoing and therefore competitive landscape and leading actors are continuously changing. The purpose of this paper is to understand one of world's leading transshipment points, Singapore, and its competitiveness in the future as lower-cost alternative locations try to challenge its position. (#br)Design/methodology/approach(#br) – Observations are based and mostly drawn upon qualitative case study interviews among 11 key companies involved in Singapore's transshipment business. Along with this, second-hand national statistics are used to support the findings. (#br)Findings(#br) – As...
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  • transshipment 转船
  • Singapore 新加坡
  • statistics 统计
  • relocation 再定位
  • national 国家的
  • sustain 支持
  • competition 竞争
  • methodology 方法学
  • logistics 补给
  • world 世界