SCM and ICT: A Cornerstone to Sustainable Development of Agribusiness: An Analytical Study

  • Y. M. Raju
Conference paper


The great Indian rural agriculturist dream continues to be a pie in the sky of Commercial Revolution in agricultural activities. Nearly 1.21 billion strong Indians live in villages, with two out of three Indians are directly and indirectly engaged in agriculture and other allied activities. These disadvantaged people are not using ICT and SCM in their farm activities. The sustainable economic growth is only possible through ICT and SCM. This chapter identifies the ICT and SCM requirements and its advantages to agribusiness.


Supply Chain Management Farm Activity Farm Worker Rural Youth Gulf Country 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Post-Graduate studies and Research in Commerce and ManagementMangalore UniversityMangalagangothriIndia

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