DEMAND ANALYSIS OF ORANGES IN SOUTH AFRICA

This study examines factors influencing the demand for oranges sold on the domestic market. Estimates of own-price, cross-price and income elasticity and flexibility coefficients for oranges are made. The price elasticity of demand for oranges was estimated as -1.55 and the price flexibility of demand as -0.695. The income elasticity (flexibility) was estimated as 0.407 (0.361). Significant cross-effects were present in the models.


Other Titles:
Vraaganalise van lemoene in Suid-Afrika
Issue Date:
1994-09
Publication Type:
Journal Article
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/267716
ISSN:
0303-1853
Language:
English
Published in:
Agrekon, 33, 3
Page range:
141-144




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