Essays about: "Declining industry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 51 essays containing the words Declining industry.

  1. 1. A SCENARIO ANALYSIS OF PLATINUM GROUP METALS WITHIN THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sara Arnhjort; Karin Rundqvist; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Trucking industry; Platinum group metals; PGM; Scenario planning; PGM within trucking industry;

    Abstract : Platinum Group Metals (PGM) are important components within the automotive industry, used for cleaning vehicles toxic gas emissions. An increasing demand of these metals have been observed, and simultaneously, mining organisations have been experiencing declining ore grades in the mines, causing the demand to exceed the supply. READ MORE

  2. 2. SUSTAINABILITY LEADERSHIP IN MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY. How to practice sustainable leadership to improve employee well-being

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : MARCUS ENGBERG; KRISTINA IDERMARK; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : social sustainability; sustainability leadership; leadership; employee well-being; stress; manufacturing;

    Abstract : This thesis recognizes the challenge for leaders to practice social sustainability for employeesin manufacturing industry. Herein, there is an apparent need to support leaders in regards to these practices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Potato farmers’ decision-making under uncertainty : a study about farmers’ reference points and domain specific risk preferences.

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Daniel Pettersson; [2020]
    Keywords : eckel and grossman method; experimet; farmers; potato cultivation; prospect theory; reference point; risk domains; risk preference;

    Abstract : Swedish agriculture has declined for several decades, and for potato cultivation, the decrease has been particularly dramatic. At the same time, Sweden has adopted a national food strategy that aims to increase the production of foodstuff in Sweden. If this strategy is to be realized, the trend of declining production must be reversed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design of fish feeding mechanism for Recirculation Aquaculture System (RAS)

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : NITHIN SIVAKUMAR; [2020]
    Keywords : Aquaculture; Hopper; Discrete elements; Mechanical design; Vattenbruk; Hopper; Diskreta element; Mekanisk design;

    Abstract : Fish farming or Aquaculture is a growing food-producing industry to culture the fish in artificially constructed tanks. A large number of fishes are reared in tanks for 100-150 days and produce food for the population. READ MORE

  5. 5. Marketing Innovation for SMEs during COVID-19 Pandemic : A case study of the hospitality industry in Norrbotten

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Simon Gustavsson; Simon Larsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : As a global disaster, the COVID-19 pandemic (coronavirus)  has an impact on the whole world economy. The pandemic threatens the survival of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) globally and nationally. It appears inevitable that this pandemic has created a difficult business environment for small and medium sized enterprises to operate in. READ MORE