Motor Carrier Planning: Regional Freight Demand for Common Carriers of General Freight

@inproceedings{Nazem1977MotorCP,
  title={Motor Carrier Planning: Regional Freight Demand for Common Carriers of General Freight},
  author={Sufi M. Nazem and Larry C. Peppers and H Wade German},
  year={1977}
}
This paper describes how the highly competitive structure of the common carrier industry tends to overshadow the presence of an integrated national truck transport system. As transport equipment becomes increasingly more expensive, common carriers must turn their attention to the types of strategic planning that will enable them to anticipate dynamic shifts in their market environment. Certainly, there is no substitute for a well-thought-out plan of market development by each common carrier… CONTINUE READING