Study on investment needs and obstacles along industrial value chains

Date of Publication: December 2017


SPI has finalized, together with IDEA Consult (Belgium), WIIW (Austria), ESRI (Ireland) and IWE (Hungary) the Final Report of the Study On Investment Needs and Obstacles Along Industrial Value Chains, within a Framework Contract with Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs of the European Commission. The Study identifies specific investment needs, gaps and obstacles to investment along a number of different industrial value chains and propose remedies to overcome those obstacles that are specific to the coordination of investments along an industrial value chain. The Study provides a list of coordinated investments that will be needed along different levels of a value chain to kick-start the modernisation of the value chain.