THE TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS CLUSTER IN LA RIOJA HAS BEEN RATED ‘EXCELLENT’ FOR THE STRATEGIC PLAN SUBMITTED TO THE MINISTRY OF INDUSTRY.
The cluster is a concentration of transport businesses whose purpose is to work towards the sectors’ innovation and competitiveness. Transportes José María Navajas has participated in this cluster since its creation in January 2012, which is currently made up of 14 companies, although the cluster’s entrepreneurial base is made up of 51 firms from La Rioja, 1,496 workersand a joint turnover of over 175 million euros.
These concentrations of innovative businesses are part of the European strategy to boost innovation and competitiveness in companies, especially SMEs, oriented towards the new globalized economic environments within the framework of the Single European Transport Area.
A cluster is the combination of companies, training centers, research units, etc. in a specific geographical area or productive sector, which have been incorporated, across the board, in cooperation processes with the aim of carrying out joint innovative projects that allow them to improve their competitiveness.
Transportes José María Navajas SL hopes that this recognition, together with theimplementation of the projects included in the Strategic Plan, will contribute to consolidating the transport sector in La Rioja, adding value to the region and helping job creation.