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Shipping and Logistics Management Table of Contents


Table of Content
 

 

Shipping Basics

  • Ships and Ship Types
  • Ship Registries
  • International Shipping Organizations
  • Shipping Terms and Abbreviations

Liner Shipping

  • Liner Shipping Business
  • Types of Liner Service Operators
  • Container Liner Services
  • Break Bulk Liner Services
  • Ro Ro Liner Services

Bulk Shipping

  • Bulk Shipping Business
  • Dry Bulk Operations
  • Tanker Operations
  • LPG LNG Shipping
  • Bulk Pool Operations

Freight Planning

  • P’s and R’s of Fulfillment
  • Change Triggers
  • Strategic Planning
  • Central Place Theory
  • Freight Logistics Strategy
  • Product Characteristics
  • Packaging
  • Unit Load Concept
  • Reducing Freight Costs

Freight Transportation

  • Importance of Transportation
  • Modes of Transport
  • Transportation Management
  • Freight Rate or Transportation Pricing
  • Communication and Transport
  • Energy Consumption
  • INCOTERMS

Containerisation

  • Classification of Containers
  • Arrangement of Containers
  • Container Sizes
  • Packaging of Cargo in Container
  • Precaution and Safety of Cargo on Container
  • Movement of Containers
  • Container Handling
  • Safety Measures of Container ships
  • Container Leasing
  • Markings on Containers
  • Recent Trends – Coltainer and Cargosprinter

Inland Container Depots (ICD) and Container Freight Stations (CFS)

  • Role and Functions of ICD
  • Prerequisite for Successful ICD/CFS
  • Procedure for Approval and Implementation
  • Export and Import Clearance at ICD
  • CONCOR – Container Corporation of India

Introduction to Logistics

  • Concepts of Logistics
  • Logistics Processes
  • Logistics Intermediaries
  • Integrated Logistics

Logistics and SCM Theories

  • Systems Approach
  • Resource-Based View Theory
  • Knowledge-Based View (KBV)
  • Strategic Choice Theory (SCT)
  • Principle Agency Theory (PAT)
  • Systems Theory (ST)
  • Transaction Cost Economics
  • Game Theory
  • Available-To-Promise (ATP)
  • Theory of Constraints

Logistics Network Planning

  • What is Logistics Network Design
  • Design Issue and Data
  • Distribution Centres and Warehouses
  • Modeling Techniques
  • Logistics Network Design Process

Demand Management

  • Demand Management
  • Demand Forecasting

Distribution and Freight Management

  • Central Place Theory
  • Unit Load Concept
  • Reducing Freight Costs
  • Freight Costing
  • Freight Routing and Scheduling


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