Οικονομική ανάλυση της αγοράς πετρελαίου
Economic analysis of oil market
KeywordsΠετρελαϊκές κρίσεις ; Πετρελαιοειδή ; Διύλιση πετρελαίου ; Στατιστική ανάλυση ; Διαχείριση κινδύνου ; Καύσιμα ; Ελλάδα ; Στρατηγική ανάλυση
This paper has as an aim the analysis and presentation of the current situation in the field of petroleum products in Greece and its connection with the world oil industry due to the nature of oil products. Also, the aim is to show the problems that the oil industry in Greece faces, how the managers try to overcome them and to present the prospects of the industry, and finally to present an analysis of the strategies followed by the administrations. The primary target of the work is the objective economic analysis of oil sector that has a major contribution to the Greece’s GDP , in order to gain a deeper understanding of how the two major Groups operate. At first, it takes place an analysis of Greece’s oil industry and history facts, to better present the subject so the reader can be familiar with the later paper’s objects. After that, it is shown the whole process as it exists in Greece. From the refining factor and the two companies that control the market, to the wholesale subsidiary companies and the retail network in Greece and generally in Balkans, it is presented to the reader the structure and their operations. Also, there is a presentation of the statistical data of oil sector, which will help in the comparison and the in-depth understanding of its business. Furthermore, a statistical analysis is made between the prices for two similar products of the Hellenic Petroleum (EL.PE) and Motor Oil Hellas Group. Subsequently, the strategies of the two oil refining companies (MOTOR OIL, ELPE) are analyzed and how they affected by their internal - external operating environment. Finally, the conclusions of the economic analysis of the refining and wholesale / retail oil sector in Greece, as well as forecasts of the route and evolution of the sector, are presented.