Supply Chain Efficiency: An Insight from Fruits and Vegetables Sector in India

Saurav Negi
2014 Journal of Operations and Supply Chain Management  
The purpose of this paper is to present the status of Supply chain efficiency in Fruits & Vegetables (F&V) sector in India and discusses the need and importance of efficient supply chain in this sector. Authors highlight the inefficiency of Fruits and Vegetables supply chain sector as one of the major business problem in the agriculture sector of India. This study will help decision makers and various stakeholders involved in the supply chain of Fruits and Vegetables like Farmers, Transporters,
more » ... mers, Transporters, Local traders, Commission Agents, Cold storage provider to understand the current status, issues & need and importance of efficient supply chain for better planning and management in the field of Fruits and Vegetables sector. Most of the prior literature are focused on the general supply chain of Fruits and Vegetables and ignore the perspective of supply chain efficiency. This review fills this gap in the literature of supply chain management of Fruits and Vegetables sector.
doi:10.12660/joscmv7n2p154-167 fatcat:zos6dqukvrdr7gktuvje7bozmy