A Review on the Development Strategies of Agro-industrial Institutions in Indonesia

Rahmat Fadhil, M. Syamsul Maarif, Tajuddin Bantacut, Aji Hermawan


The importance of agro-industrial development is deeply associated to necessity for development of agriculture-based economic activities. An alternative model and an institutional model selected should consider the innovation taken, feasibility, the lowest cost, the lowest possible consequences or risks. This article was aimed to describe strategies for development of agro-industrial institutions and some other opportunities for novelty as a research contribution. Results of the analysis discovered some research opportunities that become challenges for researchers, in particular in the context of wide open agro-industries. They include ones related to the historical analysis, the comparative analysis and the functional analysis, the assessment of institutional positions, the structurization of institutional systems, future prospects, the assessment of potential innovations and the institutional performance measurement. In-depth review of one component or in depth-study of a combination of components is continuously required.  Therefore, characteristics of each agricultural commodity, social dynamics, current development and technological advances, policy changes and global challenges become challenges crucial for development of agro-industrial institutions in the future.


Strategy, Development, Institutions, Agro-industry, Indonesia

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