Monitoring and Forecasting the Development of Local Food Systems: A Case Study
European Research Studies Journal, Volume XXI, Issue 2, 362-377, 2018
The motivation of this research is the need to explore the role of a local food system in solving the problem of food security.The article develops the methods for analyzing the current state of a food system and forecasting the future development of food markets. The methods and techniques have been tested for the food system in the Krasnoyarsk Territory.The current trends in food supply chains in specific sectors (potatoes and vegetables, meat and milk, eggs and cereal products) have been highlighted for this region. The problems and the possible solutions have been identified. The medium-term and long-term consumption prospects offer opportunities for an in-depth study of the promising areas in the food industry of the region.