How Is Multinational Investment in Grain and Oilseed Trading Reshaping the Smallholder Markets in Zambia?

African agrifood systems are being transformed by an influx of multinational capital. Research on this transformation focuses primarily on the rise of supermarkets and demand for African land. An under-appreciated facet of this transformation is multinational investment in African grain trading. This paper uses basic descriptive statistical data and qualitative evidence to examine the implications of the recent multinational investment wave into cereal and oilseed trading in Zambia.


Issue Date:
2016-02
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/234948
Total Pages:
5
Series Statement:
IAPRI Working Paper
104




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