TITLE

Can your industry cluster?

AUTHOR(S)
Ochse, Gareth
PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Finweek;8/1/2013, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the significant concepts in business strategies regarding industrial cluster and the economics of agglomeration. It states the industrial clusters benefits customers in the aspect of decreased transport cost and information sharing. It mentions that proper cluster establishment provides economic advantage for the members. It adds that clusters also beneficial for competitive businesses.
ACCESSION #
89639139

 

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