Military logistics is a relatively new word to describe a very old practice; the supply, movement and maintenance of an armed force both in peace time and under operational conditions. Logistic considerations are generally built into battle plans at an early stage. Without logistics, tanks, armored personnel carriers, artillery pieces, aircraft are just numbers on a table of organization and equipment. Through this book an endeavor has been made to understand the logistics of Peopleas Liberation Army (PLA) of China. An introduction to the theory of supply chain management and logistics of foreign Armies is discussed. Today aRevolution in Military Logisticsa (RML) is taking place in the Peopleas Liberation Army. An attempt has been made to study this evolution, development and rapid modernization of the Peopleas Liberation Army logistics.Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) applications integrate transition based process such as shop floor control, shipping, traffic, ... US Army CSS (Combat Service Support) concept is designed to enable logistic support through sustainment.
|Title||:||Military Supply Chain Management and People's Liberation Army Logistics|
|Publisher||:||Vij Books India Pvt Ltd - 2015-01-30|