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Table 5 The complexity of logics of performance in freight transport services

From: Evaluating the performance of freight transport: a service approach

Freight transport service trajectory Association with modes of production Logics of performance Possibility of quantitative (productivity) indicators
M Industrial Professional Optimization of physical transport operations (FTL) yes
M + I Flexible sometimes Industrial Optimization of consolidation of transport operations (LTL) partial indicators
Management of information flows no
Optimization of flexibility of logistics no
M + I + C Flexible Improvement of management and information systems, development of new management and information systems no
M + R Professional Flexible (few cases) Improvement of coordination processes, quality of interactions, establishment of trust, stabilization of relations (Interface role of transport services) no