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Title:An Analysis of Market Trade Areas and Costs of Potential Subterminal Grain Elevators in North Dakota
Authors:Dennis Ming
Publication Date:Mar 1983
Report #:SP-50
TRID #:01832286
Keywords:costs, freight traffic, grain elevators, markets, railroad transportation, rates
Type:Research Report – Staff Papers



The purpose of this paper is to analyze the effect of market trade area size on costs of alternative grain elevator systems in North Dakota. In addition, marketing densities, which directly affect size of trade area, will be examined.

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