Author:

Ancuța BĂLTEANU

Monica BÂLDEA

Ana GAVRILUȚĂ

University of Pitești

abalteanu07@gmail.com

Abstract

In order to cope with the pressures caused by the globalization process, the beneficiaries of the various freight transport sectors are calling for the creation of a transport system and a secure transport market where the barriers of modal and national transport systems do not limit the choice of the most appropriate routes or ways of transporting the goods. This paper is part of a comprehensive study aiming at applying the methods of optimizing transport activities within an internal and international freight transport company. The first of the four papers that make up this study is the present one. In this first part, we present the characteristics of the organization of freight transport activity in the analyzed company, starting from the evaluation of the demand for transport from the customer. Based on these basic elements, the following is mono-modal road transport organization, choosing the optimal means of transport and determine the best transportation route.

Keywords

transport activity, transport request, mono-modal road transport, transport means, transport route

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