Ocean Freight Logistics


The Strategic Management of Ocean Freight Logistics in an Ever-Changing Global Economy, Special issue of Intl J Logistics Management, Edited by Jingjing Xu and Theo Notteboom; Deadline 30 Sep 2011

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International Journal of Logistics Management (IJLM) invites submissions to a special issue on The strategic management of ocean freight logistics in an ever-changing global economy

The goal of this special issue is to facilitate efforts to examine the challenges and implications in ocean freight logistics. It will provide a platform for researchers from all strategic and operational aspects of shipping, port and ocean freight studies to present critical analyses of these challenges and exchange innovative, effective solutions to the strategic management of the industry in this ever-changing economic environment.

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Submission guidelines

Please e-mail a copy of your manuscript to Guest Editors:

Dr. Jingjing Xu, Plymouth Business School, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, United Kingdom

E-mail: jingjing.xu@plymouth.ac.uk

Prof. Theo Notteboom, Institute of Transport and Maritime Management, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium

E-mail: theo.notteboom@ua.ac.be

The International Journal of Logistics Management has recently been selected for coverage in Thomson Reuters’ Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI). Its first Journal Impact Factor is due to be published in June 2012. To read more about the journal, go to www.emeraldinsight.com/ijlm.htm