What Are The Impacts Of Urban Freight?
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C. Ollivier-Dehaye & C. Riper
Urban freight is necessary to the economic development of towns because it enables their supply and their commercial and industrial exchanges. But freight is also seen as having a harmful effect on the environment, because it is one of the most prevalent activities in towns. Unfortunately, despite the growing interdependence between logistics and other concerns such as urbanism, mobility and the environment, goods are totally absent from the main planning documents in urban areas. This is ma