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Freight transportation economics

Freight transportation economics

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Published by Highway Research Board, Division of Engineering, National Research Council in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trucking.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    SeriesHighway research record, no. 175, National Research Council. Publication, 1506, Publication (National Research Council (U.S.)) ;, no. 1506.
    ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTE7 .H5 no. 175
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5561970M
    LC Control Number67061979

    @article{osti_, title = {Intermodal freight transportation}, author = {Mahoney, J.H.}, abstractNote = {There has been an acceleration in the development of new intermodal techniques for moving goods in recent years. This is due primarily to deregulation and computerization. The intermodal system provides shippers with opportunities to save money and improve marketing and ://


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