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Port Value Chains and the Role of Interdependencies

Maritime Logistics

ISBN: 978-1-78052-340-8, eISBN: 978-1-78-052341-5

Publication date: 12 January 2012


The present chapter is a first attempt to link port stakeholders’ interdependencies with relationships generated throughout the process, and generate knowledge on what influences the value offered in seaports. Moreover, the innovative concept of port value chains is established.




The conducted research has been financially supported by the ‘Training of Researchers-Operational Program “Competitiveness”’ (PENED-03ED647) research project, co-financed by the General Secretariat for Research and Technology, Greek Ministry of Development and the Third European Community Support Program.


Vitsounis, T.K. and Pallis, A.A. (2012), "Port Value Chains and the Role of Interdependencies", Song, D.-W. and Panayides, P.M. (Ed.) Maritime Logistics, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 155-174.



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