Proposal (Impact and Role of Transportation in Logistics on Cost Reduction)

Impact and Role of Transportation in Logistics on Cost Reduction

This study will examine the relationship and role of transportation in logistics and the reduction of cost incurred by logistics activities. The operations of transportation resolve the problem and efficiency of moving goods and services. The transport plays a crucial role in management of logistic. The recent development in technology and management improved the delivery speed, reduction in operation costs, service quality and usage of energy and facilities. If the transport is not properly managed, it can increase the cost of goods. This study will statically investigate the relationship and role of transportation in logistic and how transportation can reduce the cost of products. The objective of this study is to determine the role of transportation in logistics for the reference of further improvements. The study will be conducted by taking the sample of logistics firms operating in Pakistan. The adopted questionnaire will be used to determine the relationship between the variables. The correlation analysis will be conducted by using the SPSS. The simple statistics and regression analysis will also conduct for more authenticated results. The findings of study will help in determination the importance of transportation in logistics. The findings of study will also help in reducing the cost by managing the logistics.

Key words: Logistics, Transport, SPSS, Pakistan