Project

Join Research on Supply Chain Management in Cutflower Industry in the Philippines and Vietnam

Duration
01 May 2007 → 31 March 2008
Funding
Federal funding: various
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Economic development, innovation, technological change and growth
Keywords
supply chain management Vietnam the Philippines cutflowers
 
Project description

The project is a joint research between the Benguet State University (BSU), Cantho University of Technology (CTU) and Ghent University (UGent) on the Supply Chain Management of Cutflowers in the Philippines and in Vietnam. The joint research will address the main problem of inadequate capabilities in Supply Chain Management REsearch and Developmental with emphasis on cutflowers. The choice of the cutflower industry is international as it represents a viable alternative in boosting fram-based incomes. The governments in both countries emphasize production of high value crops such as cutflowers in their current agricultural development agenda.