WIT Press


The Economical And Social Influence Of The Ports Of Catalonia In Its Territorial Organization. Considerations About The Optimisation Of Its Resources.

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/PORTS000001

Volume

51

Pages

9

Published

2000

Size

1,234 kb

Author(s)

J. Olivella Cruset, F. Sole Parellada & J. Olivella Puig

Abstract

Catalonia is one of the most important motor powers of the Spanish economy, and its ports are one of the factors of this succesful result. Moreover, it is well known the importance of the ports of Catalonia in the Mediterranean Sea, specially the ports of Barcelona and Tarragona, as a reference when companies need to decide their introduction in the South Europe market. The study of the present situation of the ports of Catalonia can offer a real view of it in order to understand the economical and social influence in the territorial organization of the country. Therefore it is po

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