Port Economics

5 days

Les formations de l'IPER

This training course provides an understanding of the main developments in the maritime and port economy and the fundamentals of operating a port terminal.

Le Havre
  • Strong Points
  • Programme
  • Admission
  • Tuition fees and funding

Strong points


    • Understand the main developments in the maritime and port economy
    • Understand the port as a modal interface for international trade and an essential link in the logistics chain
    • Identify and measure the elements of sustainable port competitiveness
    • be able to design a pricing system that enhances the value of port facilities
    • Understand the fundamentals of port terminal operations
    • Understand the challenges of controlling port information flows

    Target audience

    • Port authority executives
    • Institutional and government officials
    • Executives from logistics and transport companies
    • Logistics and supply chain managers
    • Shippers' representative bodies
    • Transport and logistics planning managers
    • Banking and transport insurance executives

    The advantages of IPER

    • 45 years of expérience
    • Quality, service and support
    • Location in the first French container port
    • An international renown
    • Exceptionnal partnership including IMO
    • Catalog and taylor made trainings
    • Good balance between theory and practice
    • Wide network of experts


    • Changes in the maritime and port economy
    • Consequences for ports
    • The structure of the port industry market
    • New threats and opportunities
    • The port in the global logistics chain
    • Taking account of environmental aspects
    • Financing and evaluation of port projects
    • Port performance and its measurement
    • Port pricing
    • Operating a container terminal
    • The challenge and control of information flows
    • Port visits

    Teaching methods

    • Professional training programme with concrete examples and exchanges between participants
    • Each lecturer leaves his teaching aids behind and remains in contact with the participants.

    Assessment methods

    Assessment of knowledge acquired: none. On-the-spot evaluation of training programme.
    A round table discussion at the end of the seminar provides an opportunity to discuss areas for improvement and the strengths of the training programme.



    Please consult us - 5 days

    How to register

    Please complete the online registration form.
    If you have any questions about your registration or your stay in Le Havre, please do not hesitate to contact us.

  • Well-being and Inclusion

    Inclusion of students with disabilities

    For several years now, EM Normandie has been committed to the inclusion of students with disabilities and has been striving to make it as easy as possible for them to learn, to continue their studies, to live socially within the school and to find employment. Specific training for its teachers and support services, school facilities, digital accessibility, etc. EM Normandie promotes values of equal opportunities and respect for differences, through the sharing of an inclusive culture and the continuous development of its practices. Are you disabled or have a chronic disabling illness? We can provide you with comprehensive support, whether it be in the context of your classes/exams, your search for internships, work-study programmes or jobs, or even in preparing for your expatriation.

Tuition fees and funding

    Tuition fees

    €2,750.00 net of taxes for 5 days

    Our prices include the training programme, teaching materials, lunches and coffee breaks. Additional costs, including accommodation and dinners, are the sole responsibility of the learner.


    Financing solutions are available. Please contact us for more information.


    Claire PLONEIS

    Head of IPER

    Le Havre