Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Harmonization of food trade standards and regulations in ASEAN: the case of Malaysia's food imports

Devadason, Evelyn S; Chandran, V G R; Kalirajan, Kaliappa


Regulatory heterogeneity continues to be identified as a challenge for food trade in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as the progress of harmonization of food standards among member states remains slow. Using a new and comprehensive database on nontariff measures (NTMs), this article examines the coverage, frequency, and diversity of NTMs for the food sector in Malaysia, and then estimates their impact on food imports from ASEAN. The food sector in Malaysia is found to be...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
Source: Agricultural Economics
DOI: 10.1111/agec.12398


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Devadason_Harmonization_of_food_trade_2018.pdf235.15 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator