A Brief Overview of Distribution Systems in China History of Transportation and Infrastructure in China Having excellent transportation infrastructure in place is incredibly important for the economic growth of China. The economy has been growing at a rapid pace since the late 1970s and the transportation and distribution channels have been struggling to keep pace with the booming economy in China. This paper will explore the history of transportation, distribution regulations and discuss how railways, roadways, and air transportation contribute to the success of distribution of products within and outside of China. According to Professor Paul Shrivastava, the rapid economic growth of the country has created an enormous demand for road...The end:
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