Useful References

  • Aksoy, MA. And Beghin, J., 2005, Chapter 13: Fruits and Vegetables: Global Trade and Competition in Fresh and Processed Product Markets, The World Bank, Washington DC
  • Blisard, N., Lin, BH., Cromartie, J. and Ballenger, N., 2002, America’s Changing Appetite: Food Consumption and Spending to 2020, Food Review, vol. 25 (1), USDA
  • CBI, 2005, Market Survey 2005: Fresh Fruit and Vegetables, Centre for Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries (CBI), Netherlands
  • CBI, 2005, Market Survey 2005: Preserved Fruit and Vegetables, Centre for Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries (CBI), Netherlands
  • Davis, D., and Stewart, H., 2002, Changing Consumer Demands Create Opportunities for US Food System, Food Review, vol. 25 (1), USDA
  • Dolan, C., and Humprey, J., 2004, Changing Governance Patterns in the Trade in Fresh Vegetables between Africa and the United Kingdom, Environment and Planning A, 36(3).
  • FAO/ITC/CTA, 2001, World Markets for Organic Fruit and Vegetables, FAO/ITC/CTA joint publication, Rome
  • Gale, F. and Lohmar, B., 2002, China: En Route to a New Role in Global Agriculture, Agricultural Outlook/May 2002, USDA
  • Gale, F., Lohmar, B. and Tuan, F., 2005, China’s New Farm Subsidies, Working Paper WRS 05-01, USDA
  • Gujadhur,. S., 2003, Influencing Market Standards: A Voice for Developing Countries, International Trade Forum, Issue 2/2003, ITC
  • ITC/UNCTAD/WTO, 2000, Demand Survey: Exotic Food and Beverages, compiled by Whitehouse and Associates, South Africa
  • ITC/UNCTAD/WTO, 2000, Exotic Food and Beverages  A Supply survey in Madagascar, compiled by Ministry of Commerce and Consumption, Madagascar
  • ITC/UNCTAD/WTO, 2000, Exotic Food and Beverages  A Supply survey in Mozambique, compiled by Fidelis Mugenyi, Dar es Salaam
  • ITC/UNCTAD/WTO, 2000, Supply survey on Exotic Food and Beverages in Malawi, compiled by the Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Blantyre
    ITC/UNCTAD/WTO, 2000, Supply survey on Zambia’s Exotic Food and Beverages, compiled by Export Board of Zambia (EBZ)
  • ITC/UNCTAD/WTO, 2000, Survey of Exotic Food and Beverages in Zimbabwe.
  • Kremen, A., Greene, C. and Hanson, J., 2005, Organic Produce, Price Premiums, and Eco-Labeling in U.S. Farmers’ Markets, USDA working paper VGS-301-01, USDA
  • Krissoff, B., Kuchler, F., Nelson, K., Perry, J. and Somwaru, A., 2004, Country-of-Origin Labeling: Theory and Observation, Working Paper WRS 04-02, USDA
  • MacMap, ITC.
    Marin R., Epperson, J., and Ames, G., 1998, Characteristics of Firms Engaged in Fruit and Vegetable Trade Between the United States and Latin America, Research Bulletin Number 434, University of Georgia
  • Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (MAFF), Japan
  • Oberholtzer, L., Dmitri, C. and Greene, C., 2005, Price Premiums Hold on as U.S. Organic Produce Market Expands, Working Paper VGS 308-01, USDA
  • Regmi, A. and Gehlhar, M., 2005, New Directions in Global Food Markets, Agricultural Information Bulletin, USDA (www.ers.usda.gov)
  • Roberts, D. and Krissoff, B., 2004, Regulatory Barriers in International Horticultural Markets, Working Paper WRS 04-01, USDA
  • Sexton, R., Zhang, M. and Chalfant, J., 2003, Grocery Retailer Behavior in the Procurement and Sale of Perishable Fresh Produce Commodities, Contractors and Cooperators Report No 2, USDA
  • TARIC database on tariffs
  • TradeMap, ITC
  • United Nations, 2003, Organic Fruit and Vegetables from the Tropics, UNCTAD, Geneva
  • Unternährer, W., 2002, Fruits and Vegetables Switzerland: Overview of market access information for producers and international trading companies, SIPPO, Luzern
  • USDA, 2004, Non-Citrus Fruits and Nuts Summary
  • USDA, 2005, Fruit and Vegetable Market News
  • USDA, 2005, Citrus Fruits Summary
  • Variyam, J. and Golan, E., 2002, New Health Information is Reshaping Food Choices, Food Review, vol. 25 (1), USDA
  • Wichern, R., Hausner, U. and Chiwele, D., 1999, Impediments to Agricultural Growth in Zambia, TMD Discussion Paper no. 47, IFPRI, Washington DC
  • WITS database, United Nations Conference of Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Geneva
  • Wu Huang, S. (ed), 2004, Global Trade Patterns in Fruits and Vegetables, USDA
  • Yao, Shuji, 2002, China’s rural economy in the first decade of the 21st century: problems and growth constraints, China Economic Review, vol 13 (4)