Top transportation companies are in Europe, Asia, and North America, while most Fortune 500 large companies are based in North America. Why?
Look at the transportation modal split in 2035 by tons, cargo value, and ton-miles. What does this slide tell you about characteristics of each transportation mode?
What are the trends in air transportation as you look at the growth in air travel and air cargo? Why?
What can you tell about international trade and economic activities from the slides on ocean shipping flows and the busiest ports in the world?
What do you think are happening in terms of U.S. national transportation patterns after the Panama Canal expansion? In other words, what are the changes of cargo movements once more ports on the East coast are opening up?