COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course introduces small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to the basic transport and logistical requirements of export operations, including cross-border sea freight, air freight and packaging procedures. it showcases the main operational differences between domestic and international trade, allowing participants to better apprehend their operational and managerial performance in terms of trade logistics.

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After completing this course, participants will be able to:

Explain the implications of international trade in terms of transport and logistics;
  • Describe the logistics chain and key considerations of sea freight; and
  • Describe the logistics chain and key considerations of air freight.
COURSE STRUCTURE
  • Lecture 1: Introduction to International Transport and Logistics
  • Lecture 2: Sea Freight Logistics
  • Lecture 3: Air Freight Logistics
  • Case Study Exercise
YOU WILL BE LEARNING
logisticsair freightsea freightoperationssmeinternational tradetransporttransportation and logistics