Economic Feasibility of Exporting Uganda Flowers

The general objective of this paper is to look at the possibility of further diversifying the Uganda economy by encouraging cash crops other than coffee, cotton, tea etc. and in this direction, floriculture in particular. The results will help Uganda to earn foreign exchange through the exports of flowers, if it proves economically feasible. Thus, the specific objective of this paper is to assess the conomic feasibility of exporting Uganda flowers. Ref., notes, tables.

Title: Economic Feasibility of Exporting Uganda Flowers
Author: Afifi, Hani
Year: 1976
Periodical: Eastern Africa Journal of Rural Development
Volume: 9
Issue: 1-2
Pages: 152-167
Language: English
Geographic term: Uganda
Abstract: The general objective of this paper is to look at the possibility of further diversifying the Uganda economy by encouraging cash crops other than coffee, cotton, tea etc. and in this direction, floriculture in particular. The results will help Uganda to earn foreign exchange through the exports of flowers, if it proves economically feasible. Thus, the specific objective of this paper is to assess the conomic feasibility of exporting Uganda flowers. Ref., notes, tables.