Refrigerated transportation.

Author(s) : SINCLAIR J.

Type of monograph: Book


This completely updated edition includes the latest developments in a fast moving industry and gives factual information which can be used as a basis for decision makers. Extract from the table of contents: history of refrigerated transport; preservation of perishable foodstuffs; transport of perishable foodstuffs; development of the refrigerated container; technology of the refrigerated container; container terminal and transport logistics; some economic considerations; international standards and regulations; bananas: a commodity study; environmental and other considerations. Appendices cover geographic distributions, main reefer commodities, reefer trade to 2005, and reefer trade commodities.


  • Original title: Refrigerated transportation.
  • Record ID : 2000-3243
  • Languages: English
  • Subject: Regulation, Environment
  • Publication: Witherby & co - United kingdom/United kingdom
  • Publication date: 1999/09
  • ISBN: 1856091856
  • Source: Source: ed. 2; 152 p. (21 x 29.7); fig.; phot.; tabl.; index; append.; GBP 30.
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.