A Study on Planning and Developing Strategies to Improve the Efficiency of Urban Logistics Facilities in the Seoul Metropolitan Area
All authors:
Sang Beom Seo, Jee-Sun Lee, Chang Jin Ahn
Host organisation:
CoE Southern California U, USA
Country: South Korea
Publication year: 2011
Published in:
(SMA includes the cities of Seoul and Incheon, and Gyeonggi Province), KOTI and Korea MLTM (without any English abstract) -- prepared by KOTI and reviewed & refereed by KOREA MLTM
Research theme: Change Processes and Institutional Innovation, Policy and Planning, Urban Freight
Keywords:
Urban Logistics facilities
Type:
Report
Summary:
This study introduces more comprehensive and integrated approach to city logistics issues in the Seoul Metropolitan Area (SMA), which emphasizes the balance between passenger and freight transportations, urban freight-specific logistics infrastructures and services, and last-mile delivery problems.  It examines the major issues and characteristics of urban freight movements in the SMA and diagnoses the existing city logistics policies and institutions so that it ultimately suggests the revised master plan of logistics infrastructure development along with more effective and concrete action plans.
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