Month: January 2021

Problems facing transport in less developed countries

The following Problems facing transport in LDCs: Competition with other transport means like water, railway limiting on the effective use of roads. Presence of thick forests making the construction of roads very difficult. Presence of rugged relief especially steep slopes making the construction of transport routes like roads very difficult and costly. Limited capital for …

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Problems facing water transport in Less Developed Countries

Water transport is by use of water bodies like lakes, rivers, seas, oceans, canals using transport vessels like boats, ships, ferries, canoes. Water transport is cheap for transporting bulky goods for long distances like between continents like transportation exports, minerals, agricultural products, timber, machinery, tourists, oil and its products. Problems facing water transport in LDCs …

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