4QA3 F12 Week 12 Lecture Notes

Com pipeline o transport oil and other products in

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Unformatted text preview: international shipping o  slowest shipping mode 4QA3 F12 A. Gandomi Source:trumplink.en.made-in-china.com ●  Intermodal o  combines several modes of shipping- truck, water and rail o  key component is container ●  Source: freightcaptain.com Pipeline o  transport oil and other products in liquid form o  high capital cost, economical use o  long life and low operating cost 4QA3 F12 A. Gandomi Source: energy-dz.com Direct with milk runs Direct Central distribution center (DC) 4QA3 F12 A. Gandomi DC with milk runs 8 Retail Stores Suppliers 1000 4QA3 F12 200 400 4 $0.7 60 3 800 A 1 2 300 $2 340 8 B C A. Gandomi 9 ●  ●  AutoPower has 4 assembly plants in Europe. They are located in Leipzig, Nancy, Liege & Tilburg. The engines used by these plants are produced in US, shipped to harbours in Amsterdam, Antwerp and Le Havre and are sent to the plants for assembly. AutoPower must decide how many engines to send from each harbour to each plant. The cost ($/motor) of shipping is given in the following table From Origin To Destination Leipzig (1) Nancy (2) Liege (3) Tilburg (4) Amsterdam (A) 120 130 41 59.5 Antwerp (B) 61 40 100 110 Le Havre (C) 102.5 90 122 42 4QA3 F12 A. Gandomi 10 Amsterdam (A) 500 An...
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