Global Food Chain (Contemporary Issues) -ZKPresentation Transcript
Global Food ChainBefore the introduction ofMcDonald’s overseas “fastfood was almost unknown. - William Gould (1996)
HOW GLOBALIZATION? • weight of developing economies in the world food economy is increasing • trade in agriculture and food is likely to be opened up • trade in fast food products is gaining importance over agricultural raw produce • internationalization strategies other than trade are gaining importance over trade (tax, interest).
Concept of Global Food World URBAN DEVELEPMENT • Fast Food Restaurants – Quick Food Service • Trend - No seating or shelter • United States - Take out or Take Away • Pre-Modern Europe – Pan Cakes, waffles etc • UK – introduced the concepts of Pizza
Food DemandAgriculture Sector V/S Fast Food or Drinks
FAST FOOD CHAINS McDonald’s : California May 15, 1940 Dunkin Donuts: 1950Pizza Hut: US 1958 Subway: US August 20, 1965 KFC: 1930 Domino’s Pizza: US July 10, 1960Burger King: FloridaJuly 28, 1953 Hardee’s: 1960
WHY GLOBALIZATION? Effect the Culture, Trade, employment and much more
Effect on Economy by Global Fast Food Chain Effect on the Local Food Chain: Trade liberalisation will not bring the expected benefits when agricultural markets do not function competitively.
Effect on International Relation by Global Food Chain • Economic Security • Food Security • Environmental Security • Community Security • Political Security
Effect on Employmentby Global Food Chain Informal Worker • Employer or Owners • Self-Employed • Wage Workers
Effect on Culture and Society by Global Food Chain • Loss of traditional values • International Food Trend • Positive aspect: Advancement of technology and communication
Should Global Food Chain be limited? NO !! • International Relations • Developing Countries needs to have Global Interaction
Alternative Solutions to Global Food Chain BUY FRESH, BUY LOCAL • Alternative to Global Food • In-approach to everyone • Farmer selling directly to consumer • Balance between price and cost of producing
Hidden Dangers • Obesity • Food trends are changing • Illuminati Symbols (Starbucks) • Making us forget our culture • Psychological Effect
CreditsPresented To: Ma’am Nighat NaureenPresented By: Sidra Arshad Chaudhary Huriyah Khalid Butt Zareen Anees Khan Mushayada Abdul Rauf COMMENTS AND QUESTIONS