How do products move from place to place

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Unformatted text preview: How do products move How do products move from place to place? Containers 1956 – Malcolm McLean reinvents the 1956 – Malcolm McLean reinvents the shipping industry Pre­1950’s cargo hold Pre­1950’s cargo hold McLean is a trucker He realizes that breaking down all of the cargo is inefficient and thinks of a better way. A container can move from a ship A container can move from a ship To a truck To a truck To a train To a train And can be used for a variety of And can be used for a variety of purposes ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2011 for the course GEO 111 taught by Professor Yates during the Winter '08 term at Grand Valley State University.

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