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Title:Structure of the U.S. Wheat Supply Chain
Authors:Jason Barber and Matthew J. Titus
Publication Date:Dec 1995
Report #:SP-131
TRID #:01705817
Keywords:competition, economic analysis, grain elevators, industry structure, mills, railroad transportation, supply chain management, wheat
Type:Research Report – Staff Papers



This paper is organized around three stages or links in the wheat value chain: elevators, milling, and baking. Each of these links represents an important economic activity within the supply chain. Although heavily intertwined, each link competes in a unique economic environment. The discussion for each link centers on structure and competitiveness of industries in each of the links.

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