CSR Activities in Maritime and Shipping Industries

Erdem Akkan (Mersin University, Turkey)
Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 298
EISBN13: 9781522595274|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7715-7.ch016
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Abstract

In today's global business, customers, governments, and international organizations are more sensitive to environmental (such as oil spills, explosions) and ethical (such as sexual harassment at office, child labor, labor safety) issues caused by business activities. The shipping industry seems to be a “usual suspect” because of comparatively big potential environmental risk taken. Corporate social responsibility (CSR), which is simply defined as adopting continuously responsible business activities to customers, public, and environment, is a helpful tool to achieve many business outcomes such as increased revenue, sales, or firm reputation. This chapter explores CSR in the maritime and shipping industries.
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