— In the past 50 years has been developed a new organization of international markets, which directly affects the systems of procurement, production and distribution, in other words, to the supply chain. In this new configuration of trade, “Logistic Network” acquires a paramount value, positioning in the preferential step in the competitiveness of products and companies. Logistics platforms are an item that has been gaining importance, which not only act as support on the road, but provide value-added services, and configured as basic points of the supply chain. That is why this research is performed in order to obtain a rating for Spain and design parameters.
— Areas of logistics activity, Spain, supply chain, transport.
Jose Romero Postiguillo is with the Highways Projects and Construction Department in the Community of Madrid, Spain.
Jose María del Campo Yagüe is with Technical University of Madrid (UPM), Spain (e-mail: josemaria.delcampo @upm.es).
Juan A. Santamera is with the Civil Engineering College at the UPM, Spain.
Cite: Jose Romero Postiguillo, Jose María del Campo, and Juan A. Santamera, " Areas of Logistics Activity. Evolution and Tendencies. Criteria and Parameters of Design to Implementation and Organization," International Journal of Innovation, Management and Technology vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 126-129, 2015.