Analysis of the competitiveness of the export of industrial goods (production) of Georgia (საქართველოს სამრეწველო საქონლის (ნაწარმი) ექსპორტის კონკურენტუნარიანობის ანალიზი)

Since regaining its independence, Georgia has been following the principles of liberal policy and is striving to expand the area of foreign trade relations. In this aspect, it is crucial to identify the sectors of the economy that have the potential to gain international competitiveness. In addition, researchers often point to the importance of the development of high value-added, technology-intensive industries for the development of the country's economic well-being. The paper provides the ranking of the industrial commodity groups of Georgia according to their competitiveness. The list of the industrial goods (production) is classified according to the RCA index and technological parameters. In particular, products based on natural resources, low, medium and high technologies are grouped based on technological capabilities, while the commodity positions being under threat, developing and weakly positioned are grouped according to their competitiveness.
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