مجلة البشائر الاقتصادية
Volume 5, Numéro 3, Pages 865-875

Agricultural Resources And Food Security In Arab Maghreb Countries

Authors : Baali Hosni . Bendib Abderrachid .

Abstract

This study aims to analyze the food security situation in the Maghreb countries during the period 2005-2015, through analysis of the indicators of agricultural resources, as well as the quantity of major food commodities production (plant, animal and fish products), food gap analysis and self-sufficiency ratio, the most important result of this study is that the Maghreb countries are still suffering from the food crisis, namely the continuation of external dependency, despite the availability of the natural and human potential to achieve food security.

Keywords

Agricultural Economics ; Natural Resources ; food security ; food gap ; Maghreb countries