Market Assessment

Building a sustainable dairy farming sector in Malawi, 2014

    Description
    This material gives some background analysis of the dairy sector in Malawi, and outlines the early stages of a project to assess the operation of the entire dairy supply chain.

    Methods for info gathering
    – Interviews with most of the processors and other stakeholders (including donors);
    – Interviews with consumers;
    – Survey to retail shelves (retail audit to collect retail prices);
    – Estimation of a demand system using the latest LSMS for Malawi 2010-11.