LOCATION AND SIZE OF GRAIN STORAGE FACILITIES IN DEVELOPING AREAS
Charles L. Wright,
César D. B. Moneterrosso and
No 279233, 1982 Annual Meeting, August 1-4, Logan, Utah from American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association)
Ideal location and size of storage units is examined for three Braziliar areas, considering transport costs and economies of scale in storage construction. A plant location master program is used with a capacitated network subroutine. The results challenge many earlier practices but received support from farmers, cooperatives and planners.
Keywords: Community/Rural/Urban Development; Crop Production/Industries; Farm Management (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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