Quality and Standardization Issues
- Is the commodity capable of being standardized in quality?
- Can the quality parameter be objectively defined?
- Can several quality standards be set?
- Is there international bench mark quality?
Trading and Market Capacity Issues
- Is the Commodity having sufficient tradable surplus?
- Is the country self-dependent in the Commodity?
- Can the export potential of Commodity high?
- Can the commodity be stored for a reasonable period?
- Is the commodity having a developed value chain?
- Is the Commodity having sufficient number of Buyers and Sellers?
Price Movements and Risk assessment
- Are there sizable price fluctuations in the commodity?
- In the commodity having international price parity/ Benchmarking?
- Are the local value chain partners exposed to price risk?
- Will the price risk management add to the value chain refinement?
- Are there sufficient number of Buyers and Sellers to discover price correctly?