Wastage in food value chains in developing countries: evidence from the potato sector in Asia

January 12, 2016 - Author: , , Sunipa Das Gupta, Dinghuan Hu, KAS Murshid

Minten, B., Reardon, T., Gupta, S. D., Hu, D., & Murshid, K. A. S. (2016). Wastage in food value chains in developing countries: evidence from the potato sector in Asia. In Food Security in a Food Abundant World. Emerald Group Publishing Limited.

Abstract

The use of cold storage facilities can minimize the level of wastage in the potato distribution chain. Studies of this type of storage for other countries and commodities can identify opportunities in which adoption of cold storage can provide the greatest contributions toward the elimination of food wastage.

Tags: food security group, fsg peer reviewed publications, fsp peer reviewed publications, innovation lab for food security policy


Authors

Bart Minten

Bart Minten
B.Minten@cgiar.org

Thomas Reardon

Thomas Reardon
reardon@msu.edu

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