2005.4-2006.3 Yearbook of NILIM
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Port and Harbor Department

Reference Number Y050901
Title Improvement of Project Evaluation Methodologies on Port Investments
Start-End Date 2002.4-2006.3
Division Port Systems Division
Author Head, Tomihiro WATABABE
Researcher, Hajime KOJIMA
Summary The Manual for Cost-benefit Analysis for port development was prepared in 1999 by the Ports and Harbor Bureau. In order to response to mounting public demand for more effective and efficient operations and greater accountability, it is necessary to improve Project Evaluation Methodologies on Port Investments. In this study, we developed techniques of measuring benefit regarding to port development,and conducted sensitivity analysis on methods for treating uncertain factors.