Purchasing of transport services

Start date 01/01/2012

​Chalmers University of Technology, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute and University of Gothenburg are developing a transport research database based on a survey what will be sent out every second year. The target group is manufacturing and wholesale companies in Sweden with more than 100 employees. The first survey was distributed in 2012, and was answered by 175 companies. The survey includes various aspects: the role of transport in the organization, purchasing of transport services, modes of transport, environmental aspects, collaboration with transport providers and future.

The research is carried out by the research centre Northern LEAD.
Northern LEAD

Organisations involved
​Chalmers, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute and University of Gothenburg
Project leader
​Linda Styhre, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute
Area of Advance
​​Chalmers Area of Advance Transport
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Published: Wed 04 Dec 2013.