CT as an Element of SC Concepts

Part of the Supply Chain Management book series (SCM)


The third chapter addresses the meaning of CT as an element of SC concepts. It clarifies the position and the meaning of the CT concept for SCP. Therefore, the relationship between the procurement, production and distribution concepts and the embedded and linking transport concept is worked out. In particular, the relevant cause-andeffect relationships between the elements of the sub-concepts and the elements of the CT concept are identified.


Production Concept Shipment Size Delivery Frequency Transport Quantity Procurement Concept 
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© Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Jacobs UniversityBremenGermany

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