Econostrum | Economic News in the Mediterranean



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Special issue: Fostering women's participation in Mediterranean economic life - 05/15/2015

With the support of the Secretariat of the UfM

Mediterranean ports and land transport links - 04/24/2015

MEDITERRANEAN. Ports in southern Europe are working hard to lure container traffic from Anvers and Rotterdam. An increase in ro-ro traffic could follow in its wake. Read more  

Energy efficiency in the Mediterranean region - 13th FEMIP conference - 12/09/2013

Efficiency, at the heart of energy saving Tunisia is attempting to put theory into practice Morocco hopes to reduce energy use by 12% by 2020 "Lebanon has a culture of energy efficiency" + articles

Logistics - Medfel 2013 - 04/23/2013

The fruit and vegetable sector is ready to share resources Tomatoes: the winning strategy of the Aurora co-operative in Sicily Rungis wholesalers still not yet ready to collaborate on logistics The Morocco Fruit Board + articles

Citrus - Medfel 2013 - 04/23/2013

Good international health for Spanish citrus Egypt’s orange revolution Egypt: Containerisation has led to the development of a traditional sector Decline in Moroccan citrus fruit exports + articles

Crisis and Tourism in the Mediterranean - 11/26/2012

Is happiness the Mediterranean’s largest economy? The irrepressible drive of tourism in the Southern Mediterranean Mediterranean tourism evades the crisis Morocco counts on sustainable tourism + articles

Ensuring the logistical safety and security of Mediterranean wines - 10/29/2012

“A customised logistics service” Secure logistics mean better wine Yatir: a wine cooperative looking to conquer the world’s best restaurants Piedmont wines enjoy international success + articles

Post-crisis in the Mediterranean - 10/16/2012

Why Mediterranean countries withstood the impact of the crisis Structural policies mark their return Turkey emerges as Europe’s BRIC economy Faced with crisis, Morocco goes on the offensive + articles

Special PPP issue - 10/08/2012

Springtime for infrastructure “Restructure, rehabilitate and upgrade the deteriorating services” + articles