Analysis of Road Freight Transport in Algeria
The road freight sector is the transport of goods by road between companies and between companies and consumers. Transport supply is the support of mobility connecting the activity places of individuals and the available traffic capacity. It consists of two complementary components; the infrastructures and means of transport which, ensure the transport operations. In this work a diagnosis and an analysis of the activity of transport of goods in Algeria will be proposed. This allowed us to highlight the situation of the national road network, the transport operators and the fleet of freight vehicles that form a potential of this sector. Then transportation cost of goods in an Algerian logistic system will be evaluated by analyzing the operating costs of its rolling stock.
Keywords - road network; transport cost; transport of goods; transport operator.