This article proposes strategies to improve the competitiveness of the coal industry in the region of Norte de Santander, Colombia. Concepts about competitiveness for business development are reviewed in literature, and then a survey and an interview with managers is applied. Then a weaknesses, opportunities, strengths and threats (SWOT) analysis is proposed to identify the main strategies required by the coal industry. It is concluded that the main strategies are related with the improvement of infrastructure and logistics, technological upgrading of production processes, and partnerships between the public and private sector.
|Idioma original||Inglés estadounidense|
|Número de páginas||1|
|Estado||Publicada - 1 ene 2015|