ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES THAT CAN IMPROVE EFFECTIVE DISTRIBUTION AND MARKETING OF COMMODITIES IN WEST AFRICA
there are so many channels of distribution that the government can take part in, by trying to enhance the effectiveness which will go a long way in improving and enhancing effective distribution of goods and services
ACTIVITIES THAT CAN IMPROVE EFFECTIVE DISTRIBUTION
Establishment of more market places: The establishment of more market places in rural areas will make commodities easily available for purchase.
Establishment of a national supply company:
The establishment of a national supply company like the N.N.S.C will go a long way to stabilizing prices and make goods readily available.
Construction of roads:This will help to move harvested products from the rural areas to urban centers.
Provision of storage facilities:
Reduction in the number of middlemen:
Reducing the number of middlemen will go a long way toward reducing the prices of commodities.
Establishment of marketing boards: Marketing boards should be established to handle the distribution of certain agricultural products
Improvement in communication system: The communication system should be improved in order to provide adequate information about the market situations to buyers and sellers.