SB LocPorts – Development of South Baltic coastal regions through close cooperation of local ports (Seed Money)

Project description

The future project aim is to formulate a set of tools to support active development of peripheral costal region of South Baltic area by focusing on local ports. The project applicant identified several potential areas of economic activity which might be the driving force for coastal areas development: new production and cooperation methods, divers tourism, sailing, water sports, environmentally-friendly fishery, mariculture and offshore industry. The future project activities will focus on development of socioeconomic potential of local ports and their transregional cooperation. The project will create a platform for all SB local ports to exchange their experience in handling vital issues important for their developments and well-being of the communities they serve. The expected tangible result would be a catalogue of best practice that would be inspirational and have the quality of transferability to different South Baltic small ports.

Project total eligible budget
40 000,00 EUR
34 000,00 EUR
Project start date
01 Sep 2016
Project end date
31 Dec 2016
Lead partner
Name: Maritime Institute Gdansk
Address: Długi Targ 41/42, 80-830 Gdańsk
Region/Subregion: Gdański
Country: Poland
Project partner
Name: EUCC Baltic Office
Address: Kareiviniu gatve 4-7, 92251 Klaipeda
Region/Subregion: Klaipedos apskritis
Country: Lithuania
Category of intervention
066 Advanced support services for SMEs and groups of SMEs (including management, marketing and design services)