WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics
Print ISSN: 1109-9526, E-ISSN: 2224-2899
Volume 13, 2016
Sustainable Study of Primary Comodity Management in South Konawe Indonesia
Authors: Rostin, Ernawati, Ambowonua Nusantara
Abstract: The aim of the study was to investigate the sustainability of primary commodity management in South Konawe Regency, Indonesia. The unit of analysis were primary commodity of South Konawe, comprised of: cacao, rice, cow, and chicken. The dimension assessed was: (1) income, 92) transfer benefit, (3) the availability of fertilizer, food, pestisde, and medicines; (4) the independency of subside of the government; (5) market; (6) price; (7) the availability of the labours. The instruments of the study involved descriptive qualitative by including index and contribution. Results of the study show that cow and cacao commodity is sustained, while the product of chicken and rice are less sustained. The rare of food, medicines and feritilizers are minimum problem which sustain to the aspect of economy from the entire commodity. Another problem of the study was the low income and unstable price (the price of rice), the dependentto government subside (cacao farm); market (cows and chickens) and the transfer for benefit (chickens).
Keywords: sustainable, cacao, rice, cow, chicken
Pages: 514-521WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics, ISSN / E-ISSN: 1109-9526 / 2224-2899, Volume 13, 2016, Art. #47