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(Revised August 2000)
Note on the U.S. Freight Transportation Industry
Describes the major modes of domestic freight transportation (motor carrier, rail, air, water, and pipelines). Examines the characteristics of the transportation service that each mode provides and discusses changes in the industry that have resulted from recent regulatory reform. Intended to provide background information for the transportation cases used in the Business Logistics course.
Governing Rules, Regulations, and Reforms;