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Global supply chains standards and the poor

Global supply chains standards and the poor

how the globalisation of food system and the standards affects rural development and poverty

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Published by CABI in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nutrition policy -- Developing countries.,
  • Food industry and trade -- Developing countries.,
  • Globalization -- Developing countries.,
  • Business logistics -- Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Johan F.M. Swinnen.
    ContributionsSwinnen, Johan F. M., 1962-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX360.5 .G56 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22765521M
    ISBN 101845931858
    ISBN 109781845931858

    Supply chains in the economics literature 28 Supply Chain Perspectives and Issues The evolution of global supply chains A brief history and some useful definitions In the pre-globalised world, poor transportation technology meant that each community produced most of what it consumed. The steam revolution, which powered railways and.   To learn more on how to improve the agility, sustainability,customer centricity and intelligence of a global supply chain download the latest whitepaper from IDC. Follow me on : Richard Howells.

    S. McCorriston and I.M. Sheldon, “Trade Liberalization and Rent Distribution in Vertically-Related Markets”, in Global Supply Chains, Standards, and the Poor: How the Globalization of Food Systems and Standards Affects Rural Development and Poverty.   The report identified seven underlying factors that tend to be present whenever supply chains go wrong. These are: 1. Offshoring, making it increasingly difficult for firms to monitor supply chains adequately. 2. Increasing complexity of supply chains, meaning companies were often unaware of who their suppliers were subcontracting to. 3.

    8 2. Efficiency in The Supply Chain {Value chainzA supply chain is not the same as a value chain zA value chain is a management concept zeach link in the chain must create some value to the product zIf a link does not provide any value, it must be eliminated {Supply chainzA type of value chain zMany value chains doe not involve the movement of any goodsFile Size: 38KB. Trading for Development in the Age of Global Value Chains to global value chains—China, Vietnam, and Bangladesh, among others. And the steepest declines in abroad. Second, trade conflict among large countries could lead to a retrenchment of supply chains or a segmentation of GVCs.


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Introduction By Johan F.M. Swinnen () PART I - GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS AND STANDARDS 2. The Globalization of Private Standards and the Agro-food System By Linda Fulponi (OECD) 3. A global supply chain is made up of the interrelated organizations, resources, and processes that create and deliver products and services to end customers.

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