Foodborne Diseases

Malaysian State Plans to Implement Blockchain in Food and Agricultural Products Supply Chain

Malaysian State Plans to Implement Blockchain in Food and Agricultural Products Supply Chain

The Malaysian State of Penang has announced its plans to implement blockchain technology in supply chain management of food and agricultural products. However, no specific details about time or any type collaborations has been revealed yet. The Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industries of Malaysia is assertive that implementation of the technology will reduce the operational costs and improve the overall security by eliminating middlemen.