Investigating New Methodologies in Transportation Service Procurement between Shippers and Carriers

Project: Research

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Leveraging the extensive experience and connections that the PI has with the large shippers and carriers, the project aims to study various interesting operational aspects on transportation service procurement. These operational aspects include the quotation process, the negotiation process, and the optimization process. The outcome of this project will be enhance shipper-carrier collaborations and change the way procurement is done for logistics in years to come.


Project number9054006
Grant typeNSFC
Effective start/end date1/01/128/01/16