Spatial Analysis and Land-Use Planning

  • Elnaz Miandoabchi
  • Nasrin Asgari
Part of the Contributions to Management Science book series (MANAGEMENT SC.)


In this chapter, we will discuss spatial planning and analysis for the logistics industry. After a brief definition of the concept, we examine the geographic concepts of logistics. Then, we proceed to describe the role of public sector in planning for the logistics sector, especially from spatial planning aspect, and then we proceed to present some real world examples of spatial planning and spatial analysis for logistics activities.


Supply Chain Road Network Spatial Planning Logistics Service Logistics Company 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Industrial EngineeringAmirkabir University of TechnologyTehranIran
  2. 2.Logistics & Supply Chain Researches & Studies GroupInstitute for Trade Studies & ResearchTehranIran
  3. 3.Faculty of EntrepreneurshipUniversity of TehranTehranIran

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