Accession Number : AD0719479
Title : A Problem in Development of the National Economy (Odin iz Voprososov Razvitiya Narodnogo Khozyaistva),
Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA
Personal Author(s) : Pladis,F. A. ; Kharkov,V. I.
Report Date : 13 NOV 1970
Pagination or Media Count : 14
Abstract : The article criticizes the manner by which freight is shipped in the Soviet Union and calls for a planned and concerted effort to implement the ideas of container shipping. The financial gains to be realized by container shipping are included. A special discussion of standardization of container parameters and increased container and pallet construction is given.
Descriptors : (*TRANSPORTATION, USSR), (*CARGO, CONTAINERS), COST EFFECTIVENESS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, STANDARDIZATION, EFFICIENCY, CLASSIFICATION, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, ECONOMICS
Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE