The traffic jams, delay in delivery of goods, accidents & pollution are the negative effects of the expanding role of means of transportation in modern times.
Many flyovers, bridges & city bypasses have helped remove unnecessary delays. Vehicles are using CNG & better quality of petrol & diesel to reduce vehicular pollution.
Means of transport Agencies Stage of marketing Head load, animal back, bullock cart Farmers 1. From the village to the farm market By rickshaws, cars & buses Consumers 4.From retailer to consumer By trucks, railways, mini trucks Millers/retailers 3. From miller & wholesale market to retailers By trucks & railways Traders/millers 2. From village market to the wholesale market & miller