National Maritime Single Window – Cost-Benefit Analysis of Montenegro Case Study

  • Nexhat Kapidani Administration for Maritime Safety and Port Management, Bar, Montenegro
  • Edvard Tijan University of Rijeka, Faculty of Maritime Studies
  • Marija Jović University of Rijeka, Faculty of Maritime Studies
  • Enis Kočan University of Montenegro, Faculty of Electrical Enegineering, Podgorica, Montenegro
Keywords: National Maritime Single Window (NMSW), cost-benefit analysis, Montenegro case study

Abstract

In this paper, the costs and benefits of the National Maritime Single Window (NMSW) for coastal countries that have limited human resources and infrastructure related to maritime traffic are researched. A general method for conducting a cost-benefit analysis of NMSW implementation is proposed. Using this method and the input data for Montenegro, as an example of a small-sized coastal country, the authors assess whether such an investment in NMSW implementation can be beneficial to coastal countries with limited resources.

Author Biographies

Nexhat Kapidani, Administration for Maritime Safety and Port Management, Bar, Montenegro

Nexhat Kapidani is deputy director at Administration for Maritime Safety and Port Management in Bar, Montenegro and a PhD candidate at Maritime Faculty in Kotor – University of Montenegro. He received dipl.ing.el degree in Electronics in 1995 and M.Sc. degree in Maritime Sciences in 2014 from the University of Montenegro. He has been awarded INVO-HERIC National Excellence Scholarship Programme, for short term PhD research at Faculty of Maritime Studies in Rijeka, Croatia. He has published about 16 conference and scientific papers in international journals and peer-reviewed conferences. He participated in the prestigious International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) sponsored by the U.S. Government.

Scientific interests: Maritime information-communications systems, Maritime single window, Maritime safety and security, Maritime surveillance, VTMIS, VTS, Maritime trade facilitation

Edvard Tijan, University of Rijeka, Faculty of Maritime Studies

Edvard Tijan, PhD; Associate professor and Head of Logistics and Management department at University of Rijeka, Faculty of Maritime Studies. Graduated in several fields: logistics (PhD), economics (MSc), maritime transport (MSc), electrical engineering (BSc), marine electronics and ICT (BSc). Published two book chapters, over 100 scientific articles and over 50 professional papers Chairman of “MIPRO Digital Economy” scientific conference. Involved in numerous projects: (INTERREG IT-HR – lead partner), ERASMUS+, IRI Croatia, FP6, FP7, etc.

Scientific interests: ICT, logistics, maritime transport, e-business etc.

Marija Jović, University of Rijeka, Faculty of Maritime Studies

Marija Jović graduated in Logistics and Management at the University of Rijeka, Faculty of Maritime Studies, in 2016. She is currently a second-year PhD student at the Faculty of Maritime Studies, and since January 2019 has been employed as a researcher in the INTERREG project DigLogs (Digitalizing Logistics processes). Published 15 scientific articles.

Scientific interests: digital transformation, disruptive technologies, logistics, maritime transport

Enis Kočan, University of Montenegro, Faculty of Electrical Enegineering, Podgorica, Montenegro

Enis Kocan is an associate professor at Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Montenegro. He received PhD degree in Telecommunications in 2011 from the University of Montenegro. Part of his PhD research Enis has conducted at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He has published about 80 scientific papers in international journals and peer reviewed conferences. He is recipient of the Best Paper Award at the International conference on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC 2013).

Scientific interests: 5G and beyond 5G networks, IoT wireless communication solutions, Low EMF exposure wireless communication systems, Maritime communication systems

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2020-07-23
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Kapidani N, Tijan E, Jović M, Kočan E. National Maritime Single Window – Cost-Benefit Analysis of Montenegro Case Study. PROMET [Internet]. 2020Jul.23 [cited 2020Aug.14];32(4):543-57. Available from: http://traffic.fpz.hr/index.php/PROMTT/article/view/3422
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