In this high technology arena with hi communication and transportation potions, there are several alternative means to ship the belongings as well as people.

The Three Modes of Transportation are:

  ››  Surface Transportation (Road and Rail)
  ››  Air Transportation
  ››  Water Transportation

Before the process of selection of a transportation mode starts, a few important tasks that have to be done are:
Preparation of a full inventory of the stock.
Measurement of total weight and volume of the material to be transported
Type of goods to be moved
Time availability
Sometimes, a combination of transportation modes works best for a particular situation, and there are a couple of factors to consider. The merits and demerits of all the moving options should be first decided.