THE PROMOTING EFFICIENT LOGISTICS SERVICES IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE

  • R Zablotska Institute of International Relations of Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University
  • Kanan Mammadov Institute of International Relations of Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University

Abstract

The role that trade logistics influence son volume and value of international trade and the extent to which poor quality logistics constitute a barrier to trade are determined. Analyzed various impacts of logistics quality, infrastructure and customs procedure son transportation costs. This study confirms strong impact of logistics quality on trade according the World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index. Improvement the quality of logistics services is associated with trade growth and exports. Building capacity to connect to global logistic networks of firms, suppliers and consumers is a primary issue in development of international trade where predictability and reliability become even more important than costs.

Author Biographies

R Zablotska, Institute of International Relations of Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University
Doctor of economic science, Professor of the Department of World Economy and International Economic Relations
Kanan Mammadov, Institute of International Relations of Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University
PhD student, Department of World Economy and International Economic Relations

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Wilhelm W, Liang D, Rao B, Warrier D, Zhu X, Bulusu S. Design of international assembly systems and their supply chains under NAFTA. Transp Res Part E 41(6), 2005. – Р. 467–493.

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Helble, M., C. Mann, and J. Wilson. Aid-for-trade Facilitation / Review of World Economics, 148 (2). – 2012. Р. 357–376.

OECD. To What Extent Are High-Quality Logistics Services Trade Facilitating? Trade Policy Working Paper 108, OECD. – 2011.

OECD. Estimating the Constraints to Agricultural Trade of Developing Countries. Trade Policy Paper 142, OECD. – 2013.

Limao, N. and Venables, A. J. Infrastructure, Geographical Disadvantage, Transport Costs, and Trade, The World Economic Review, Vol. 15, No. 3, 2001. – Р. 451–479.

Clark, X., Dollar, D. and Micco A. Port efficiency, maritime transport Costs and bilateral trade, NBER Working paper 10353. – 2004.

Saslavsky, D., and B. Shepherd. Facilitating International Production Networks: The Role of Trade Logistics. Policy Research Working Paper 6224, World Bank, 2012.

Arvis, J.-F., M. Mustra, L. Ojala, B. Shepherd, and D. Saslavsky. Connecting to Compete: Trade Logistics in the Global Economy.Washington, D.C.: World Bank. 2012.

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Logistics Performance Index. [[Electronic resource]. – Rezhym dostupu: http://lpi.worldbank.org/international/global.

World Trade Organisation. [Electronic resource]. – Rezhym dostupu: https://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news17_e/fac_31jan17_e.htm.

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OECD-WTO-UNCTAD. Implications of Global Value Chains for Trade, Investment, Development and Jobs. – Report Prepared for the G-20 Leaders Summit, September 2013. – 29 p. – [Electronic resource]. – Rezhym dostupu: http://unctad.org/en/PublicationsLibrary/unctad_oecd_wto_2013d1_en.pdf.

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Rodrigue, J-P. Transportation and the geographical and functional integration of globalproduction networks / Growth and Change, Vol. 37, No. 4, 2006. – Р. 510–525.

Published
2017-11-18