Modes employed to execute the logistics function

What are the various modes employed to execute the logistics function?

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The various modes employed are as follows:

i) Air transportation: This allows rapid delivery particularly helpful in the case of perishable commodities.

ii) Water transportation: This comprises ocean liners and ships. Although slow, this is a cost effective mode of the transportation.

iii) Surface transportation: Highway transportation and railway transportation are the various modes employed beneath this.

iv) Pipelines: Products such as oil and natural gas employ this mode.

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