The agriculture and forestry industries, known as agribusiness, represent the largest economic sector in South Carolina, as well as one of the Palmetto State’s fastest-growing industries. These documents are related to the agribusiness industry in South Carolina.
(South Carolina State Library, 2022-11-16) Von Nessen, Joseph C.; South Carolina Department of Agriculture
This study begins by establishing the formal definition of agribusiness in South Carolina to be used in this report; then, it moves to a discussion of the current economic impact of agribusiness on South Carolina. Next, it quantifies both the unmet local demand of selected product categories within the agribusiness cluster and highlights the economic benefits of expanding production in these categories; finally, it provides a brief conclusion.