Session 5:   Development Credit and Export Potentials
     
Speaker # 1   Mike Burchell, Burchell Consulting Limited UK
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Mike Burchell became a WUWM individual member in April 2008, having participated within the organization since 1995. As the Managing Director of Burchell Consulting Limited he has more than 25 years of international wholesale marketing experience worldwide, and since 1992 has worked on numerous agricultural wholesale market development projects with most international donor organisations in many developing countries improving existing wholesale market infrastructure, design, planning and advising on new services and facilities. He has advised, designed and developed new wholesale markets /food logistical centres both for the public and private sector in Armenia, Belarus, China, Eire, Germany, India, Italy, Kazakhstan, Hungary, Jordan, Pakistan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Morocco, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Poland, South Africa, Vietnam, USA, Uzbekistan and the UK. His many international publications include, an endorsed EU report on the Implications for Relocation and Refurbishment of Inner City Markets in Europe (1993) and an certified comprehensive Wholesale Market Design, Operation & Management Handbook (April 2004, revised in 2007, and latest update in 2011.
   
Topic: Wholesale Market Re-Development Programmes & Wholesale Trader Credit Exchanges/ Cashless Systems  Download Pdf
     
Speaker # 2   Dr. M.S.Sidhu, Department of Economics and Sociology, PAU, Ludhiana
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Dr M.S. Sidhu is Senior Economist (Marketing)-cum-Head, Department of Economics and Sociology, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana. He has about 34 years academic experience in the P.A.U. in various capacities. His area of research is agricultural marketing and price policy. His publications include 135 research papers in reputed Journals, 32 research reports and bulletins, 27 book chapters in edited books, 3 book reviews and 16 popular articles. He has participated in about 140 international/national conferences and seminars.
    Topic: Marketing and Export of Fruits and Vegetables in Punjab Download Pdf