Public-private partnerships (PPP) are long-term contracts between a private parties and government entities for providing a public asset or service in which the private party bears significant risk and management responsibility. They represent an alternative method for financing the development … Continue reading How to ensure successful PPPs in the port sector
The global commercial maritime fleet, which currently amounts to 96,000 vessels, has shown a steady growth in the last decade. In addition, the average vessel size has also increased steadily in the same period, driven by the shipping companies operation … Continue reading Mediterranean Shipyards market: Factors that drive the selection of a shipyard
Air transport is a sensitive sector easily affected by socioeconomic and political factors. While traffic can plummet during periods of social turmoil and armed conflicts, it can also recover with relative ease during stability periods following those events. What does … Continue reading Air transport in post-armed conflict environments. Exponential growth or stagnation?
In the last 20 years, according to official aeronautical agencies in Latin America, passenger traffic and aircraft operations has doubled. But this growth comes with a downgrading in the service level due to serious affectation in the overall performance of … Continue reading Performance Monitoring: the first step towards improving efficiency in airport operations in LatAm
In many emerging markets, the performance of the road freight industry is too weak to unleash its full potential in contributing to social and economic development. While every market has its own specific structure and characteristics, those emerging markets experience … Continue reading Road freight reform in emerging markets
The on-demand strategy mobility services aims to provide a better transport service in areas with low demand, and so with a reduced offer, while guaranteeing greater efficiency in the use of resources. The on-demand transport passengers must give prior notice … Continue reading Is it time for the on-demand mobility services?
Depicting the Integrated Business Planning (IBP) Integrated Business Planning (IBP) is the business planning process that unfolds the principles of S&OP (Sales & Operations Planning) throughout the extended Supply Chain, Product Portfolio, Customer Demand and Strategic Planning. The aim of … Continue reading Integrated Business Planning (IBP) – A key to future competition in businesses that are heavily dependent on supply chains