Trade and economic development in Africa: the interaction between logistics and global value chains

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Abstract

A comprehensive explanation of the relevance of logistics and global value chains (GVCs) to trade on African continent. It explores a structured but logical development of knowledge relating to African issues, backed up by extensive coverage of recent trends in African trade.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLogistics and Global Value Chains in Africa
Subtitle of host publicationThe Impact on Trade and Development
EditorsAdebisi Adewole, John J. Struthers
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Chapter1
Pages3-15
Number of pages13
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-319-77652-1
ISBN (Print)978-3-319-77651-4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2018

Publication series

NamePalgrave Studies of Sustainable Business in Africa
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan

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Keywords

  • supply chain management
  • logistics
  • GVC
  • economics

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Adewole , A., & Struthers, J. J. (2018). Trade and economic development in Africa: the interaction between logistics and global value chains . In A. Adewole, & J. J. Struthers (Eds.), Logistics and Global Value Chains in Africa: The Impact on Trade and Development (pp. 3-15). (Palgrave Studies of Sustainable Business in Africa). Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-77652-1