international logistics


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international logistics

The negotiating, planning, and implementation of supporting logistic arrangements between nations, their forces, and agencies. It includes furnishing logistic support (major end items, materiel, and/or services) to, or receiving logistic support from, one or more friendly foreign governments, international organizations, or military forces, with or without reimbursement. It also includes planning and actions related to the intermeshing of a significant element, activity, or component of the military logistic systems or procedures of the United States with those of one or more foreign governments, international organizations, or military forces on a temporary or permanent basis. It includes planning and actions related to the utilization of United States logistic policies, systems, and/or procedures to meet requirements of one or more foreign governments, international organizations, or forces.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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By partnering with OLC, Muscat University will simultaneously develop the skills and expertise of students while strengthening our relationships with international organisations, driving research and development with the assistance of international logistics sector experts.
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The company is expanding its international logistics business alongside LG Electronics - a global leader in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances - and the new operation has the potential to bring around 80 jobs to the local area.
(NYSE: RRTS) said that it has acquired all of the outstanding stock of Unitrans International Corp., a non-asset based provider of international logistics solutions based in Los Angeles, California.
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A TOP Bahraini student has travelled to New Zealand to collect an international logistics award.
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Louis and its airport as an ideal location for domestic and international logistics."

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