THE ECONOMICS OF IMPLEMENTING TRACEABILITY IN BEEF SUPPLY CHAINS: TRENDS IN MAJOR PRODUCING AND TRADING COUNTRIES

Countries have implemented traceability systems, especially after discovery of BSE in cattle, in order to quickly identify hazard sources. We compare the economic impacts of mandatory and voluntary systems in the EU, Japan, Australia, Brazil, Argentina, Canada, and the United States in terms of the systems' breadth, depth, and precision.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/14521
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/14521
Total Pages:
32
Series Statement:
ResEc Working Paper 2004-6




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