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dc.contributor.advisor Perera, HSC
dc.contributor.author Fernando, WBBC
dc.date.accessioned 2019-02-12T01:05:39Z
dc.date.available 2019-02-12T01:05:39Z
dc.identifier.uri http://dl.lib.mrt.ac.lk/handle/123/13914
dc.description.abstract The main purpose of this study is to identify factors affecting performance of Sri Lankan fiberglass Boat manufacturing Industry, And recommend policies and strategies to overcome problems and issues to push this industry to its next level of growth. This study was carried out through a situational analysis based on interviews with experts in the industry followed by a questionnaire survey with the boat manufactures, shareholder and employees involved in the boat manufacturing Industry. The situational analysis of Boat manufactures shows that usage of modem technology is very limited. The Boat builders population was consist of 44 boat builders. Export oriented, local and both export and local oriented are consist ofthe sample. Sample consists medium and small scale boat manufactures. It is identified that the boat builders supplying to the local requirement is reducing and the number of boat builders supplying for the export oriented market is increasing. There are enough opportunities in the global and international regions for the recreational and leisure boat markets. The export oriented boat manufactures have successfully supplying their products to the European markets by using the low labour cost advantage and increased the export earnings. Further during the seven years the operation of the boat yards have gown down from 67 to 44. And it also shown that the there is a tremendous increase of the export oriented boat manufacturing industry by improving the export earning 52% than the previous year. From the data analysis it was identified that factors affecting to performance of boat industry environment regulation to the emission of styrene and disposable of FRP waste, emerging technologies in component and accessories, owners' willingness to invest and ability to take long term loans. Finally recommendation has given to the policy implementation to improve the industry to the next level.. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Boat Manufactures en_US
dc.subject performance en_US
dc.subject export oriented en_US
dc.subject local boat builders en_US
dc.title Factors affecting performance of fiberglass boat manufacturing industry en_US
dc.type Thesis-Abstract en_US
dc.identifier.faculty Engineering en_US
dc.identifier.degree Master of Business Administration in Management of Technology en_US
dc.identifier.department Department of Management of Technology en_US
dc.date.accept 2012-12
dc.identifier.accno 106866 en_US


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