Commodity Market Reforms

Lessons of Two Decades (World Bank Regional and Sectoral Studies)

Publisher: World Bank Publications

Written in English
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  • Commodities,
  • Macroeconomics,
  • Government ownership,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • International Trade,
  • Privatization,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Developing countries,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Commerce,
  • International - General,
  • Produce trade,
  • Africa,
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Edition Notes

ContributionsWorld Bank (Corporate Author), Takamasa Akiyama (Editor), Panos Varangis (Editor), John Baffes (Editor), Donald F. Larson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9351486M
ISBN 100821345885
ISBN 109780821345887

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This report focuses on the political economy and institutional aspects of agricultural commodity market reform. In order to explore in detail factors that are critical to the processes, consequences, and substance of reform, the authors have focused the analysis and evaluation on five commodities important in many developing countries.

This book focuses on commodity-specific conditions that quickened or slowed the pace of reform and looks at the relationship between changing markets and institutions.

It argues that the benefits of market reform and trade liberalization are only fully realized when the supporting factor markets and the institutions : Paperback. especially agricultural commodity markets, because many developing countries, including the poorest, depend heavily on these for foreign exchange earnings and employment, and hence for poverty reduction.

This book focuses on the political economy and institutional aspects of agricultural commodity market reform. In order to explore in detail. COMMODITY MARKET EVOLUTION: GLOBAL SCENARIO: • The world's first commodities arose from agriculture practices (crop production and raising livestock).

• The National Agricultural Policy conceived of external and domestic market reforms and disassembling of all controls and regulations in the agricultural commodity markets in order.

The authors' commodity focus highlights the special features associated with these markets that affect the reform process. They complement the current literature on market reforms in Africa, where grain-market studies are more common. Downloadable. Structural reform of the economies of developing countries has been in the forefront of development interest since the early s.

This interest stems from a recognition that the structures and institutions of these countries are critical to any enhancement of economic and social development. One of the key reforms has been that of primary commodity markets, especially.

Commodity markets are markets where raw or primary products are exchanged. These raw commodities are traded on regulated commodities exchanges, in which they are bought and sold in standardized contracts.

This article focuses on the history and current debates regarding global commodity markets. It covers physical product (food, metals, electricity) markets but not the ways that services. Get this from a library.

Commodity Market Reforms: Lessons of Two Decades. [T Akiyama; World Bank.;] -- Annotation Close examination of liberalization at the commodity level shows the practical ways that changes in marketing systems can result in a shift in political power away from the government.

This book discusses the prevalent process of commodity market reform in the specific context of cocoa, coffee, cotton, grains and sugar markets, and provides lessons by selectively drawing on cross-country experience in those markets.

The commodity markets covered in this book deserve special attention for the following reasons - - They play an important role in many developing countries. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm.

Contents: 1. Market Reforms: Lessons from Country and Commodity Experiences / Takamasa Akiyama, John Baffes and Donald Larson / [and others] Cocoa Market Reforms in West Africa / Panos Varangis and Gotz Schreiber Coffee Market Liberalization since / Takamasa Akiyama In the early 14th century, the Delhi Sultanate ruler Alauddin Khalji (r.

) instituted price controls and related reforms in his empire. Alauddin's courtier Amir Khusrau states that Alauddin's objective was the welfare of the general public. However, Ziauddin Barani (c. ) states that the Sultan's objective was to subjugate the Hindus and to maintain an unprecedentedly large army.

If the new government chooses a path of radical reforms (e.g. introduces a market for land), it is possible that Ukraine will attract major inflows of foreign borrowings and direct investment. This may amplify the positive effects of the reforms and may resemble the economic boom of the s before the Global Financial Crisis.

This book discusses reforms in the markets for cocoa, coffee, cotton, grains, and sugar, selectively drawing on cross-country West African experiences to determine what works, and why. Aspects considered include: the economic background to reform; marketing systems; exports; how the physical characteristics of a product affect market structure; and the approach to and impact of market Cited by: Get ready for new ETF, M&A deals in oil & gas, commodity market reforms The FM pledged to create an integrated public sector ‘oil major’ that he said will match the performance of private oil and gas companies globally.

This market liberalization implies that, in poor countries especially, reforms have to be implemented in one of their most important markets: the commodity market.

1 These markets 1 Akiyama. Budget The bygone year was steeped with uncertainties for India’s commodity markets. The bygone year was steeped with uncertainties for India’s commodity markets. A slackened growth of the economy, US-China trade war, weak currency due to frequent monetary easing and downgrades by multiple agencies, and a firm dollar as compared to rupee and now [ ].

Events triggering commodity market reforms were not independent of broader political and economic changes in most countries and the consequences of reform are often linked as well. However, issues related to the approaches and effects of general and agricultural market reforms have been discussed elsewhere and receive minimal treatment by: Commodity Market Reforms: Lessons of Two Decades This book discusses the prevalent process of Commodity market reform in the specific context of cocoa, coffee, cotton, grains and sugar markets, and provides lessons by selectively drawing on cross-country experience in those markets.

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Despite its dependence on the British market, Argentina managed a % annual rate of growth of exports between and as a result of successful geographic and commodity diversification. The first Argentine railway, a ten-kilometer ( mi) road, had been built in There are expectations that coronavirus threat, which shows no sign of peaking, may induce more fear in the commodities market.

We have with us Kunal Shah, head of research at Nirmal Bang Commodities, to analyse the present situation of the commodity market. Hi Kunal, welcome to the show. The authors' commodity focus highlights the special features associated with these markets that affect the reform process.

They complement the current literature on market reforms in Africa, where grain-market studies are more by:   THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY Source: CIA World Fact Book. after which time subsequent administrations made gradual market reforms; though the state still plays a considerable role in the economy.

Indeed, the state continues to be one of the largest importers of many bulk commodities, such File Size: KB. Overall reforms- APMC, National market, Commodity market etc.

(Mostly, mains fodder but not much for prelims, so you may skip this one for now.) El-Nino, its impact on Indian agriculture. (Old article but updated with points from Economic Survey).

Downloadable (with restrictions). type="main" xml:id="twecabs"> The goal of this paper is to examine the impact of commodity market reforms on producer price volatility using evidence from the East African coffee market. The results, based on time-varying volatility models and key summary statistics, show that coffee market reforms in the East African Community (EAC) are associated.

work of market environmentalist reforms; and the application of this framework to the case of water supply. commodity/rights, citizen/customer binaries underpinning much of the debate, through ex-ploring the different socio-economic identities of citizens, and differ-Cited by: Market Reforms and Commodity Price Volatility: The Case of East African Coffee Market Article in World Economy 37(8) December with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

A commodity market trades in raw or primary products rather than manufactured products. Large sugar trading companies will typically have a world price trading book, and possibly EU, US and other books.

Mauritania increased the amount it collected in taxes by nearly 50% through reforms to improve public resources management. It is in this broad context that a group of commodity market participants recently discussed the need for structural reforms for global competitiveness.

Reforms are critical in order to deepen and. The book argues that the viability of many observed market and non-market interventions in various countries in agricultural products depends considerably on the underlying behaviour of the relevant commodity markets.

Many of these policies have had distortive impacts, resulting in much discussion and controversy in the context of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Doha Round of trade. In the year tothe Ethiopian commodity Exchange has been given an authority to control coffee quality and marketing system by proclamation number / Ethiopia Commodity Exchange represents the future of Ethiopia, bringing integrity, security, and efficiency to the market.The India Commodity Year Book is the ninth edition of NCML’s unique reference series in the commodity space.

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