| Exporting high-value food commodities |
|III. Synthesis high-value food commodity system "Success stories"|
3.1 This section reviews and synthesizes the development experience, organization, and performance of the fifteen focal commodity system "success stories" listed in the Introduction. It examines selected dimensions of commodity system performance, their bases for competitive advantage, the international market environment and domestic macroeconomic/human capital/infrastructure conditions under which commodity system development has taken place, the common and varied forms of government support and intervention, organizational patterns, and the role of foreign capital and technology.