The potential of sustainable development of agro-industrial enterprises: understanding of the essence and components Cover Image

Потенціал сталого розвитку підприємств агропромислового виробництва: розуміння сутності та складових
The potential of sustainable development of agro-industrial enterprises: understanding of the essence and components

Author(s): Volodymyr Piliavskii, Mykola Mohylat
Subject(s): Business Economy / Management, Agriculture, Economic development
Published by: Переяслав-Хмельницький державний педагогічний університет імені Григорія Сковороди
Keywords: potential; sustainable development; enterprise; economic potential; social potential; environmental potential; innovative component; innovator;

Summary/Abstract: The subject of research is the theoretical basis for understanding the essence of the potential and practical approaches to the formation of its componentsfor sustainable development of the enterprises, particularly in agricultural industry. The purpose of the research is to study the essential characteristics and components of the enterprise’s sustainable development potential, and to foremost determine the interaction of economic, social and environmental sub-potentials at the level of enterprise. Results of the research. Author's interpretation of the concept of enterprises’ sustainable development potential is proposed. It has been revealed that in the list of components of sustainable development potential, the innovative component acquires special significance, and forms an innovative field for the further development of economic, environmental and social potential.It has been determined that an innovative field in agro-industrial production should be formed by the large processing enterprises of agricultural industry.In order to further stimulate them, innovators should participate in management of innovative companies and be supported by the state.Summarizing of the essence and the author's definition of the terms «social» and «environmental» potentialof the enterprise’s sustainable development was provided.The basic structures of economic and social potential for sustainable development of agro-industrial enterprises have been developed.The interconnection between economic, social and environmental components of agro-industrial enterprises’ sustainable development has been exposed. Field of application of the results – the enterprises of agricultural industry, and further scientific research on evaluating the components, and forming the organizational and managerial directions of agro-industrial enterprises’ sustainable development potential’s use. Conclusions. The results of studying the theoretical views on the content of «enterprises’ sustainable development potential» phenomenon indicate a triple determination of the process of its creation and functioning.It is determined by the dynamics of the structure and direction of public needs, and also by the possibilities of interaction of one factor (environmental and social) with another (economic), providing balance between them.

  • Issue Year: 2018
  • Issue No: 39
  • Page Range: 38-44
  • Page Count: 7
  • Language: Ukrainian