Data Flow Across the Maritime Value Chain

Case Study on an Integration of Sea Ports and Hinterland Players
  • Sebastian Jürgens
  • Roman Grig
  • Ralf Elbert
  • Frank Straube
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Part of the Operations Research/Computer Science Interfaces Series book series (ORCS, volume 49)

Abstract

This paper highlights the importance of cross-actor integration on the informational level. It reveals that transparency of data flow along the value chain is a relevant factor for terminal operation. A case study outlined in this paper presents potential improvements through an informational integration of actors within the maritime transport network.

Keywords

Transportation Assure Expense Sorting 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sebastian Jürgens
    • 1
  • Roman Grig
    • 2
  • Ralf Elbert
    • 2
  • Frank Straube
    • 3
  1. 1.Hamburger Hafen Logistik AGHamburgGermany
  2. 2.Chair for Logistics Services and Transport – Berlin Institute of TechnologyBerlinGermany
  3. 3.Chair for Logistics – Berlin Institute of TechnologyBerlinGermany

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