Contemporary Logistics in China

Consolidation and Deepening

  • Bing-lian Liu
  • Shao-ju Lee
  • Ling Wang
  • Xiang Li
  • Jian-hua Xiao

Part of the Current Chinese Economic Report Series book series (CCERS)

About this book

Introduction

While logistics has caught on as a vital component in China’s national development plan, both government agencies at all levels and various types of enterprises have put considerable effort into propelling logistics to a new height.  Recent logistics developments in China have witnessed a scene of significant boom dotted with few sporadic dips. This book, the third volume in the series on “Contemporary Logistics in China,” is a must-read publication, which affords the readers a clearer view of the intrinsic consolidation and  increased efforts made amid the recent advancements in China’s logistics development.

The research findings in this book reflect the expertise and diligence of a team of learned researchers in the highly-regarded Logistics Research Center at Nankai University. The book presents a comprehensive and thorough analysis of the progression and propagation of modern logistics in China, as well as a fresh look at some emerging hot issues with potential bearings on future logistics development. Researchers and practicing professionals alike will find this book an indispensable and timely reference and information resource.

Keywords

China – Logistics- market Infrastructures Networks Policies Service providers

Editors and affiliations

  • Bing-lian Liu
    • 1
  • Shao-ju Lee
    • 2
  • Ling Wang
    • 3
  • Xiang Li
    • 4
  • Jian-hua Xiao
    • 5
  1. 1.The Research Center of LogisticsNankai UniversityTianjinChina, People's Republic
  2. 2.The Research Center of LogisticsNankai UniversityTianjinChina, People's Republic
  3. 3.The Research Center of LogisticsNankai UniversityTianjinChina, People's Republic
  4. 4.The Research Center of LogisticsNankai UniversityTianjinChina, People's Republic
  5. 5.The Research Center of LogisticsNankai UniversityTianjinChina, People's Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-34525-8
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-34524-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-34525-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2194-7937
  • Series Online ISSN 2194-7945
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