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The Importance Of Integrated Logistics


  • Robert Chira
  • Adina Musetescu


Knowing the logistics key elements is not enough, but also making sure that they are functioning as a single whole. The integrated administration of the material resources is a superior level that involves a high potential of integrating key functions associated to this process. The following management styles are used: Direct product profitability DDP, Materials requirement planning MRP, Just in time JIT. In the context of globalization, logistics may become, especially for the multinational companies, an important competitive advantage.

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  • Robert Chira & Adina Musetescu, 2017. "The Importance Of Integrated Logistics," Knowledge Horizons - Economics, Faculty of Finance, Banking and Accountancy Bucharest,"Dimitrie Cantemir" Christian University Bucharest, vol. 9(2), pages 72-79, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:khe:journl:v:9:y:2017:i:2:p:72-79

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