The development of competitive agro-industries is crucial for creating employment and income opportunities as well as enhancing the quality of and demand for farm products. Agro-industries can have a real effect on international development by increasing economic growth and reducing poverty in both rural and urban areas of developing countries.
Food and agricultural industries, Agro-industries sub-sector development
AGS main series:
C. A. da Silva, D. Baker and A. W. Shepherd, FAO, Italy,