Agribusiness

Agribusiness is the business of agricultural production which involves the production, protection, sales and marketing of the product to satisfy the customers need. The term is a portmanteau of agriculture and business and was coined in 1957 by John Davis and Ray Goldberg. It includes agrichemicals, breeding, crop production (farming or contract farming), distribution, farm machinery, processing, and seed supply, as well as marketing and retail sales. All agents of the food and fiber value chain and those institutions that influence it are part of the agribusiness system. Within the agriculture industry, "agribusiness" refers to the range of activities and …

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World Bank Group · 12 July 2024

Africa, they produce more than 80 percent of the food for the continent. Less than 12 percent of agribusiness investments are directed at women smallholder farmers.


ISIS Malaysia: Institute of Strategic and International Studies Malaysia · 12 July 2024 English

The concurrent sessions touched on the growing discourse shaping the Global South and evolution of its multilateral mechanisms; importance of reframing the global climate discourse to take into account the …

the digital economy, food control systems and agribusiness, and education. More recently, our Prime Minister



IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 10 July 2024

This tool aims to support agribusinesses in aligning their practices, procedures, and operations with principles of responsible investment in agriculture and food systems.


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 10 July 2024

This tool aims to support agribusinesses in aligning their practices, procedures, and operations with principles of responsible investment in agriculture and food systems.


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 10 July 2024

This tool aims to support agribusinesses in aligning their practices, procedures, and operations with principles of responsible investment in agriculture and food systems.


World Bank Group · 10 July 2024

performance of Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. (JISL) in India financed by IFC. JISL, an integrated agribusiness, is the largest manufacturer of micro irrigation systems (MIS) in India and worldwide and a leading


World Bank Group · 9 July 2024

This brief talks about the performance of Ecom Agroindustrial Corporation Ltd. (ECOM) financed by IFC. ECOM is a global commodity trading and processing company specializing in coffee, cotton, cocoa, and …




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