Factors affecting operational efficiency of chemical cargo terminals: A qualitative approach


Gülcan T., ESMER S., ZORBA Y., ŞENGÖNÜL G.

Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation: Maritime Transport and Shipping, pp.27-31 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Page Numbers: pp.27-31
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Chemical cargo terminals constitute are a special terminal form where high and international levels of safety and quality elements applied. Unlike conventional bulk cargo and container cargo operations, chemical cargo operations include own priorities, applications, and the evaluation criteria. The aim of this study is to perform a qualitative research to determine the factors affecting the operational efficiency of ship, berth and warehousing operations in chemical cargo terminals.