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Coronavirus Food Supply Chain Under Strain: What to Do? [presentation]   [open pdf - 0B]

From the Document: "[1] Food Supply chain is a complex web of interactions and of actors: producers, inputs, transportation, processing plants, shipping, etc. [2] As the virus spreads and cases mount, and block downs increase there are seemingly countless ways the food system will be tested and strained in the coming weeks and months. [3] Today, no supply shock in sense of availability but there is starting to be a supply shock in terms of logistics of movement of food. [4] Upstream staple supply chain less vulnerable because is capital intensive than high value supply chain."

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2020-03-24
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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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