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Overview of Agri-food Industries in ASEAN: Basic Information on the Food Value Chain

Overview of Agri-food Industries in ASEAN: Basic Information on the Food Value Chain
23 September 2019
Eiichi Kusano
Agriculture, Food Value Chain, ASEAN

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The agri-food market in Southeast Asia has been activated by the area’s steady economic and population growth, and by its deepening regional and international economic integration. This study aims to foster a deeper understanding of the food value chain (FVC) in eight ASEAN Member States – Cambodia, Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, and Viet Nam. It seeks to do this by providing basic information mainly from two points of view: the vertical relationship amongst industries, and the competitiveness of each agri-food item produced by the ASEAN countries. The report reviews each of the eight countries, with each review composed of the following four parts: social and economic conditions, linkages amongst the FVC-related industries, the supply‒demand balance of agri-food products, and the competitiveness of each product in the ASEAN region.

Full Report



Title Page


List of Figures and Tables

Abbreviations and Exchange Rates

Main Target Industries and Items in This Report


Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 2. Malaysia

Chapter 3. Thailand

Chapter 4. Indonesia

Chapter 5. Philippines

Chapter 6. Viet Nam

Chapter 7. Lao PDR

Chapter 8. Cambodia

Chapter 9. Myanmar

Chapter 10. Summary

References and Appendices

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