(Article of periodic en Allemand - 2006)

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Kleine Inselstaaten im umkämpften internationalen Tourismusmarkt. Das Beispiel der Seychellen (Allemand)
Petites îles étatiques dans le marché international compétitif du tourisme. Le cas des Seychelles

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Small island states are fragile and vulnerable due to a number of aspects like e.g. a lack in mineral resources and high transportation cost. Island economies are often highly dependent on tourism as a source of income. In the article the Seychelles' natural assets and their tourism development are portrayed. Against the background of a strong worldwide competition it is discussed wether the Seychelles high-value conservation tourism is competitive. Furthermore, measures improving the market situation of the country are depicted. Additionally, strategies for all island states are described, which they can implement in order to compete with other destinations. - (IfL)


Article of periodic

published at : Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsgeographie / ISSN 0044-3751

Editor : Buchenverlag, Frankfurt - ALLEMAGNE (1957)

Millesime : 2006, vol. 50, no2 [pp. 123-138]

Bibliographic references : 72 ref.

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