YeosuGwangyang Port; Regional Economic Contributions; Recognition; Port economic Impact Studies
무역연구, v.10, no.5, pp.799 - 818
The operation of a port generates employment and income for the local community, as wellas flow-on effects to other local industries. In addition, all levels of government and localcommunity receive direct·indirectly revenue from taxes and other charges on these activities.
In recent, the emergence of Port Authority needs the cooperation between port industryrelated organization and local citizen in port development and operation. Therefore, thispaper analyses the regional economic contributions recognition to YeosuGwangyang port tosuggest the alternatives for the improvement of port contributions recognition. According tothe result of survey, the level of port contributions recognition following port industry relatedorganization on the list was shipper, citizen. Most of port industry related organization,shipper, citizen do not recognize as being as positive as it should be. Thus, the Port Authorityshould further raise awareness about the regional economic contributions ofYeosuGwangyang port.