The Convoy Units are a valuable tool for progressing your base and front line units.
A commander can increase the amount of convoy units he can control, up to a limit of 20 units, by upgrading his Logistics Exchange.
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Convoy units can be tracked via Logistics Exchange tab and filtered for all, incoming and outgoing.
Incoming and outgoing indicators show status and time on the base view. these indicators are found on the bottom left of your screen when convoy units are active. Green: Loaded Blue: returning (player, empty) Click on them to view status and contents
24 hours Maximum
1 minute Minimum The Convoy Units travel speed can also be increased.
1.) Building and upgrading the Maintenance Shop to a maximum increase of 40% of unit initial speed.
2.) Speed increased 24x for friends, combine members of the same combine or partners
The Convoy Units carrying capacity is directly linked to the Loading Dock. Each level that the Loading Dock is upgraded add an additional 10% capacity to your Convoy Units to a maximum of 200% of unit initial capacity.
There are some additional ways of increasing the your Convoy units capacity.
1.) The Black Market will give you the opportunity to apply your hard won Influence Points (IPs) to expand the capacity of your convoys.
Select your Black Market and selecting the IPs tab gives you access to "convoys". This will allow you to increase your convoys a maximum of 10 times using this method. 50 Ips will increase your Convoys carrying a capacity 10% of initial capacity excluding Loading Dock bonus.
2.) Executive Status allows for activated status of level 7,8,9 or 10 to increase the convoy unit capacity by 25%, 30%, 35% and 50%.
Logistics Exchange Trades
Commanders can use their Convoys units to trade primary resources Ammo, Fuel or Rations with other Commanders VIA the Logistics Exchange. A commander can either accept an existing offer from another commander or create an offer of their own offer. The amount of primary resources traded in this manner is directly linked to the capacity of your convoy units.
Contract referrals can be traded in the same manner as primary resources.
A commander will find times when it is to their advantage to send resources to a combine member, a Partner or a friend. This is done by using the pop up menu on your friends list at the bottom of your home screen, or navigating to the base you want to send resources to on the map and selecting " resource transfer" of the right side menu. For a combine member you can also locate them by using your Joint Ops Center members tab.
Now that you have located the soldier that you are wanting to send resources to.
Select resource Transfer option. Choose which resource you are going to send, Ammunition, Fuel or Rations. Select the amount you are wanting to transfer. Click the "Send Resources" button