management is the part of supply chain that arranges, actualizes, and controls
the proficient, powerful forward, and turns around stream and capacity of
merchandise, administrations, and related data between the purpose of inception
and the purpose of utilization with a specific end goal to meet client’s
requirements (Waters, 2009). An expert working in the field of logistics
administration is known as a logistician.
purpose of the thesis is to provide some data to import football from Pakistan
to Finland while keeping the cost low on transportation as it is the most
expensive part of the business, by choosing the right selection of port and
selecting the proper size of vehicle for transporting goods from ports to the
destination, to compete within the market with other similar products is by
offering the lower price and providing quality products.
aim and of this thesis work is
present a cost-effective and efficient way to import goods from Pakistan to
of suitable transportation system.
between FCL (Full Container Load) and LCL (Less than a Container Load).
Selection of a logistics company.
order to achieve the above objectives, I have divided the entire thesis in
different successive topics, which are Introduction (Background of the study);
Logistics and supply chain management, and import and export procedures.
In the beginning I have given the foundation of the study and
strategy used to accomplish the task. In a similar way the different activities
of supply chain management and logistics from receiving of raw materials to
final customer. It also gives a brief idea on various (cost effective) possible
modes and ways of importing goods from foreign manufacturer. Under the topic of
logistics and supply chain management I have also explained different
possibilities on how cost 3can be reduced
in terms of FCL and LCL along with effective management system of warehouse