Role of Supply Chain Management in Supporting Agroindustry: A Study Case from Thailand

Kanya Auckara-aree, Wanatchapong Kongkaew, Sivasit Wittayasilp, Nikorn Sirivongpaisal


Thailand’s economy has relied on agriculture sector and agroindustry for a long time. Yet with changing and fluctuation of world trade situation, plus with the climate change, the impact on agriculture sector and agroindustry is inevitable. If there is no adaptation, Thailand may lose competitiveness. Consequently, under Thailand’s Agricultural Development Plan Year 2012-2036, it aims to strengthen the agriculture sector and agroindustry. This article will illustrate the role of supply chain management in strategic planning and operational planning to support Thailand’s Agricultural Development Plan Year 2012-2036.

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