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Optimising container withholding decisions for reuse in the hinterland

This study investigates how a hinterland consignee (importer) makes decisions regarding the storage of empty containers for reuse by a shipper (exporter). The system is modeled as a double-ended queue with non-zero matching times, limited truck resources, and both consignee and shipper having fixed withholding capacities.

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