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