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Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society
Volume 2014, Article ID 216057, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/216057
Research Article

Pricing Scheme of Ocean Carrier for Inbound Container Storage for Assistance of Container Supply Chain Finance

1Department of Transportation Engineering, College of Civil Engineering, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen 518060, China
2Research Center on Fictitious Economy and Data Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, China
3School of Economics and Management, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing 100029, China

Received 12 February 2014; Revised 21 May 2014; Accepted 22 May 2014; Published 15 June 2014

Academic Editor: Chuangxia Huang

Copyright © 2014 Mingzhu Yu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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