International Academic Journal of Business Management

  • ISSN 2454-2768

Identification factors affecting Technology Absorption Capacity in the Copper Industry (Case Study in Sarcheshmeh Copper Complex)

Samaneh Karimi, Mohammad Hossein Nekouei and Seyed Javad Irannejad

Abstract: Main purpose of this research is Identification factors affecting Technology Absorption Capacity in Sarcheshmeh copper industry. This research has applied goal and descriptive correlative method and tools of data collecting was questionnaire. The information was analyzed by illative, descriptive and statistical method and structural equations modeling and AMOS 22 software. Findings of the research showed the factors effective on absorptive capacity, internal development and research, external development and research, personnel training, innovative cooperation, and view of changes. Also there is direct and significant relation between the mentioned factors and Technology Absorption Capacity and finally some instrumental proposals were rendered for use of the results to industrial and mineral companies and corporations.

Keywords: absorptive capacity, internal development and research, external development and research, personnel training, innovative cooperation, and view of changes

Page: 22-39

Volume 2, Issue 2, 2015