Report on the FAO/AFMA/FAMA Regional Workshop On The Growth Of Supermarkets as Retailers of Fresh Produce
The FAO/AFMA/FAMA Regional Workshop on The Growth of Supermarkets as Retailers of Fresh Produce was convened in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 4th to 7th October, 2004. The workshop was attended by 61 participants representing eleven countries, the World Bank, the Government of the Netherlands, FAO, and AFMA. The participating countries were Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam. Participants represented supermarket companies, other private sector marketing and agribusiness companies, farmer organizations, government departments, development agencies, research institutions, wholesale markets and AFMA members.