Automobiles are the most common form of transportation for humans and are used in modern societies for trucking and shipping technologies to allow distribution of resources more efficiently both domestically and internationally.
Trains were one of the first major land based locomotive methods to transport people and raw natural resources from the point of collection to distributions centers for manufacturing and industry.
Ships & Boats
Sea based shipping and transportation has been with humanity almost since the dawn of civilization and is one of the most cost effective and energy efficient ways to transport large quantities of natural resources.
Proper infrastructure is essential in city planning as it allows the transportation of people, manufactured goods and raw natural resources to points of distribution across the world.