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Key Transport Considerations for Integrated Logistics

Integrated Logistics is a goal to achieve customer’s satisfaction at the lowest total cost with a one-stop solution to the shipping and logistic requirements of the company. Integrated Logistics refers to specific logistics practices and operational activities that coordinate the flow of materials from suppliers to the customers throughout the value stream.

A strong integrated logistics system needs a clear frame of logistics and a proper transport implements and techniques to link the producing procedures. The elements of a successful Integrated Logistics practice include low stock levels, just in time delivery and the possibility of goods replacement depending on timely and accurate flow of information.

What is Transportation?

Transportation is a component of international logistics network, managing and controlling the flow of goods, energy, information and other resources like products, services, and people, from the source of products to marketplace. The operation of transportation determines the efficiency of moving products from point A to point B involving long distance movement.

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Jean Beh Lee Chin, DLSM
Jean Beh Lee Chin has several years of experience in shipping management and is currently a Shipping Specialist, handling import and export shipments in an established organization that provides supply chain solutions. Jean is a member of Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management (SIPMM). She completed Diploma in Logistics and Supply Management (DLSM) on December 2019 at SIPMM Institute.

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