Quantitative assessment of sustainable city logistics


  • Rafael Grosso-delaVega Universidad de Sevilla
  • Jesus Muñuzuri Universidad de Sevilla




City logistic, Sustainable policies, Access time windows, Waste collection, Optimization


The aim of this paper is to seek an answer to an specific question: how to make city logistics sustainable? This question in principle has no specific answer. By contrast, it could be answered in many and varied ways. Behind the search for some of these answers lies the development of a roadmap which this work aims to present. The research lines, the theoretical framework and methodology of the roadmap will be explained. Although the current status of the roadmap, its duration and timing still need to be completed, the main facts, as well as the results obtained to date and the expected results are here presented.


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Author Biographies

Rafael Grosso-delaVega, Universidad de Sevilla

PhD Student

Dpto. de Organización Industrial y Gestión de Empresas II. ETSI.

Camino de los Descubrimientos, s/n. Isla de la Cartuja, 41092, Seville, Spain.

Jesus Muñuzuri, Universidad de Sevilla


Dpto. de Organización Industrial y Gestión de Empresas II. ETSI.

Camino de los Descubrimientos, s/n. Isla de la Cartuja, 41092, Seville, Spain.


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How to Cite

Grosso-delaVega, R., & Muñuzuri, J. (2015). Quantitative assessment of sustainable city logistics. International Journal of Production Management and Engineering, 3(2), 97–101. https://doi.org/10.4995/ijpme.2015.3320