How do the means of transport and communication play an important role in the economic development of the country? Explain.
How do the means of transport and communication play an important role in the economic development of the country?
Important role means of transport and communication plays:
- Today, the world has the been converted into a large village with the help of efficient and fast moving transport.
- Transport has been able to achieve this with the help of equally developed communication system.
- Therefore, transport communication and trade are complementary to each other.
- Railways, airways, waterways, newspapers, radio, television, cinema and internet have been contributing to its economic progress in many ways.
- Transport and communication are the basic arteries of nation’s economy. They link areas of production with consumption agriculture and industry.
- They help in the development of all the economic sectors - primary, secondary, tertiary and quarternary.