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Describe the major characteristics of the primary transportation modes.

Summary Introduction

To determine: The major characteristics of primary transportation modes.

Introduction: Transportation refers to the distinctive manners by which individuals, products and data can be moved starting with one place then onto the next. It incorporates land, water and air transportation. The different sort of transportation modes are railways, roadways, seaways and airways.

Explanation

The major characteristics of primary transportation modes are as follows:

The essential transportation modes are railways, trucks, pipelines, seaways, and airways.

  • Price: It is the expenses that are spent for transportation.
  • Quickness in delivery: It is estimated by the aggregate time that a transporter has the items, including time necessary for pickup and conveyance, dealing with, and development between purpose of inception and goal.
  • Reliability: It is the level of consistency of service that is presented by that mode...

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