The literature on multimodal transportation optimization is flourishing with interesting and multifaceted problems. Meanwhile, new emerging technologies generate new challenges for researchers. The objective of this literature review is to provide a picture of the state of the art on multimodal freight transportation optimization, for the different combinations of modes. An overview of recently published studies is given, identifying currently ongoing topics and emerging trends for future research.
ARCHETTI, C., PEIRANO, L. et SPERANZA, M.G. (2022). Optimization in Multimodal Freight Transportation Problems: A Survey. European Journal of Operational Research, 299(1), pp. 1-20.