Το ελληνικό ναυτιλιακό πλέγμα και η περίπτωση του κλάδου των πρακτορεύσεων
KeywordsΠλέγμα ; Ναυτιλιακό πλέγμα ; Ελληνικό ναυτιλιακό πλέγμα ; Ανταγωνιστικό πλεονέκτημα ; Cluster ; Maritime cluster ; Greek maritime cluster ; Competitive advantage
The subject of the present thesis is the greek maritime cluster and the analysis of the shipping agencies department. At the beginning, an introduction will be made and the theory of the operations’ cluster, the factors of its creation, its stages of development, its financial dimension and its significance will be analysed. Next, the activities of the maritime cluster will be analysed, its operations and its market, its extent and its impact on the economy in general will be presented. This expatiation is essential in order to investigate the branches of the European Maritime Cluster, its financial dimensions and its contribution to the European economy. Hereupon, the Greek Maritime Cluster will be presented, analysing branches that it is contituted by, the financial effect of the maritime on the greek economy and reinforcement policies of the maritme cluster and suggestions for enhancement of its competition will be proposed. Conclusively, the meaning of the shipping agent, the importance of the agency department for the greek maritime cluster will be analysed, the issues that it confronts and subsequently solutions and prospects for further development will be proposed.