Document Type : Research Paper


1 Vali-e-Asr University of Rafsanjan

2 faculty member

3 master student


The advantage of a smart sustainable circular supply chain is to help developing economies that are most affected by the challenges and standards of the changing industry and environment. The purpose of this research was to identify and analyze the drivers of the smart sustainable circular supply chain, so 12 samples were selected by the snowball method from among industry experts of the edible oil. drivers were finalized with expert opinion and analyzed by Dematel and AISM methods. The results showed that organizational competence and human resource competence are the most effective drivers and economic sustainability and environmental sustainability drivers have the highest level of effectiveness compared to other drivers. According to the results of the research, the officials of the edible oil industry should pay special attention to the organizational competence in order to move towards a sustainable and smart circular supply chain, because this driver has the greatest impact compared to other drivers.


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