Executive Briefings

Logistics in Mega-Cities in Emerging Markets

With cities of 10 million-plus inhabitants accounting for more and more of the world's GDP, they will become ever more attractive to logistics services providers. But, says Edgar Blanco, research and executive director, SCALE Latin America, at the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics, companies that have worked only in the developed world are in for some for real surprises about logistics in emerging markets. [Run Time (Min.): 11:04]

With cities of 10 million-plus inhabitants accounting for more and more of the world's GDP, they will become ever more attractive to logistics services providers. But, says Edgar Blanco, research and executive director, SCALE Latin America, at the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics, companies that have worked only in the developed world are in for some for real surprises about logistics in emerging markets. [Run Time (Min.): 11:04]