Analysis of the Cavendish Banana Export Value Chain and GIS Study in Mindanao

Abstract:

A workshop was organized on March 19, 2010 at the Waterfront Hotel in Davao City in order to present and share the main findings and recommendations of the banana value chain analysis and GIS studies, two studies that the World Bank commissioned in the fra mework of a broader effort to try and understand the main constraints to the development of agribusiness value chains in Mindanao , particularly in terms of infrastructure and logistics .

The objective of the stakeholder verification workshop was to get feed - back from a wide range of stakeholders interested in the banana industry, both from the private and public sectors. A presentation and discussion also took place on the results of the GIS mapping of the banana industry in Mindanao (population density , farms, roads, other infrastructure), and how this tool c ould be used to better assess potential and c onstraints to further expansion of banana c ultivation in Mindanao.

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Source InstitutionWorld Bank
Source URLhttp://www-wds.worldbank.org/external/default/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/2010/11/08/000333037_20101108005326/Rendered/PDF/576840WP0p11001Report1Final119Apr10.pdf
Page Count26
Place of PublicationDavao City
Original Publication DateMarch 19, 2010
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