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The entry point for the railway transportation industry to merge into the modern logistics industry

by:CNS     2021-07-04
The entry point for the railway transportation industry to integrate into the modern logistics industry 2021-06-20 19:58:46 Modern logistics is a comprehensive service that makes full use of modern scientific and technological means to organically combine transportation, warehousing, packaging, distribution, and information services. Modern logistics is a cross-industry, cross-department, and cross-regional system engineering, which requires the complementary advantages and close cooperation of all parties. The core requirements of logistics companies for the transportation sector are convenience, speed and punctuality. 1) Strengthen the transportation and distribution of bulk materials. Most of the bulk material transportation of Chinese enterprises is undertaken by railways. Guangzhou Freight Company is extremely competitive in the transportation of bulk materials due to its large transportation volume and low transportation cost. In recent years, railways have won most of the market share of bulk material transportation by optimizing transportation organization methods, such as organizing direct trains. However, due to the shortage and imbalance of railway transportation capacity, the supply of bulk materials is in short supply, causing many production and commercial enterprises to have to expand their inventories. If railway freight can organize the distribution of bulk raw materials according to the production needs of the enterprise, the scattered supply inventory of the enterprise can be transformed into a concentrated circulation inventory, so as to achieve the goal of 'zero inventory' or low inventory, and achieve the purpose of effectively reducing the company's backlog of funds. In addition, the railway freight yard has the conditions for the loading and unloading, handling and storage of bulk materials, especially the railway system has an independent information network, which is conducive to the transportation of bulk materials and the rapid transmission of information, so that the railway logistics company has sufficient time to arrange and dispatch short-distance transportation. Tools, make it closely connected with railway transportation, organize the distribution of bulk materials to customers, which has obvious advantages compared with the decentralized road freight system. Therefore, the railway should choose some bulk cargo owner enterprises with long-term cooperative relationship to cooperate and establish a railway bulk material distribution logistics company, starting from the bulk material distribution to the development of modern logistics, and strive to directly participate in the bulk cargo owner's raw material procurement and finished product sales. 2) Speed u200bu200bup the transformation and upgrading of traditional railway freight yards. In addition to traditional functions, railway station freight yards should make full use of their own advantages and rely on traditional loading and unloading and warehousing functions to expand the scope of product value-added services, such as cargo packaging, labeling, assembly of parts, repairs, return processing and simplicity Value-added services such as processing make logistics truly a part of customer production and sales. Relying on large freight stations to establish a railway logistics center in the region. The logistics center integrates railway transportation, road transportation, and warehousing services. It can not only provide warehousing services for cargo owners, but also provide 'door-to-door' distribution services. It can also set up a commodity wholesale center in the logistics center to directly intervene in the purchase of goods. In the field of circulation, it is engaged in the wholesale and retail business of commodities, and takes the road of integration of storage, transportation and trade. Make full use of idle railway yard facilities and warehouses and transform it into a distribution center of a logistics company to provide cargo owners with logistics services such as warehousing, storage and circulation processing. Make use of railway freight stations with favorable conditions at hubs and ports to build and develop various modern logistics centers and distribution centers, and carry out various forms of warehousing, packaging, circulation processing and distribution services. Selectively upgrade and transform some railway freight yards located in large and medium cities and regional material distribution centers, based on warehousing, improve distribution, distribution processing and sales assistance functions, and gradually transform to the direction of logistics providers, so as to achieve The transformation of railway freight from traditional transportation to modern logistics. 3) Develop specialized railway transportation. my country's railway luggage express transportation and container transportation are relatively independent and highly specialized in the entire transportation system. In recent years, specialized luggage express companies, container transportation companies and special cargo transportation companies have been established. Because the operating characteristics, technical requirements, and operating methods of specialized railway transportation are similar to those of modern logistics, these specialized companies have the advantages of benefit growth, marketing effectiveness, cost saving, and program feasibility. Therefore, a railway logistics company with modern logistics characteristics should be established with professional transportation companies such as railway luggage and containers as the main body. As the entry point for railways to integrate into the modern logistics industry, the interface is clear and easy to operate, and it can also be used for the overall direction of railway freight in the future. The modern logistics industry transforms and explores to provide useful experience. 4) Expand the function of railway freight forwarding. For a long time, railway freight forwarding has been developed as an extension service of the main railway business. Due to the flexible operation of freight forwarders, it is possible to combine multiple modes of transportation into a whole through intermodal network points, realize 'door-to-door' transportation of goods, and provide users with thoughtful and good services. Therefore, it is relatively more for freight forwarders to transform into a modern logistics industry. suitable. The ways for the freight forwarding industry to expand to the modern logistics industry are as follows: through the continuous expansion of the functions of freight forwarding companies, the development from traditional transportation and warehousing functions to packaging, circulation processing, customs declaration, inspection, information processing, marketing and other functions; through Provide more value-added services and continue to adopt advanced logistics technology to accelerate the transformation to a modern logistics enterprise. This article is from 849 reprinted please keep
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