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Analysis of viability to promote a hub ro/ro terminal in Palma of Mallorca (Spain) Port
Galiano, Ignacio; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament de Ciència i Enginyeria Nàutiques; Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. TRANSMAR - Grup de recerca de transport marítim i logística
The presented paper is going to analyze the opportunity to develop a Ro/Ro hub in the Port of Palma de Mallorca. In order to get introduced in the study, the state of art related to geographical, economic traffic and human; conditions, will be reviewed; together with an in deep analysis of the port future capacities and main shipping lines crossing the western Mediterranean. At a first glance is it easy to understand that the competition with other container hub ports in Mediterranean does not afford Palma de Mallorca to be positioned in this market. But the chance to become a hub in rolled traffic will be studied. The final results of this paper are going to identify the main particulars to be enforced to attract the main shipping companies that are providing transport services between the North and South coasts of the Mediterranean and the traffic between Italy and Spain.
Àrees temàtiques de la UPC::Nàutica::Infraestructures portuàries
Àrees temàtiques de la UPC::Nàutica::Navegació marítima::Transport marítim
Transport marítim
Terminals marítimes
Vaixells de càrrega rodada
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