Food Basket Pillar
Establishing BIMP-EAGA as a food basket in ASEAN and the rest of Asia entails integrating the agro-industry and fisheries sectors and developing supply and value chains throughout the subregion. This strategy is expected to enhance food security, create sustainable livelihoods, and reduce poverty.
|Sector||Strategy under Vision 2025||Output||Outcome|
|Agribusiness||Ensure long-term food security in the subregion.
Develop high-quality products for export.
Promote sustainable livelihoods for fisherfolk and farmers.
|Subregional supply/value chains for 5 priority commodities: shrimp, rice, coconut, cattle and seaweed developed
Volume of intra-EAGA export of priority commodities increased by 5%
Volume of extra-EAGA export of priority commodities increased by 9%
|A sustainable, competitive and climate-resilient agro-industry and fisheries|