Natural environment practices attract attention in today’s increasing competitive environment, and they are widely approved in practice. These practices have gained importance in customer and consumer dimension and accordingly the competition has evolved in this direction. One of the enviromental issue that has become current with the addition of “green” practices to supply chains is green supply chain management (GSCM). GSCM has been studied and examined in various ways with various studies. In this context, the question of the present research was formed as “whether environmental performance (EP) has a mediation role in the effect of GSCM practices on business performance (BP)”. Accordingly, the purpose of the present research is defining the relationships between GSCM practices, EP and BP of business that operate in the automotive industry in Konya province. In accordance with this purpose, a questionnaire was implemented on the businesses operating in automotive industry selected through simple random sampling, and the hypotheses were tested. According to the results of the analyses, there are statistically significant and positive relationships between GSCM practices, EP and BP. Additionally, GSCM practices have a positive and significant effects on BP and EP, and EP has a positive and significant effect on BP. Finally, EP has a partial mediation role in the effects of GSCM practices on BP.
Publication Date : August 31, 2020
|APA||Gelmez, E . (2020). The Mediation Role of Environmental Performance in the Effects of Green Supply Chain Management Practices on Business Performance . Avrupa Bilim ve Teknoloji Dergisi , (19) , 606-613 . DOI: 10.31590/ejosat.740202|