Country Profiles

  • ACO 2012. Lao Census of Agriculture 2010/2011. Vientiane Department of Planning, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.
  • ADB. 2014. Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2014 [Online]. Available: [Accessed March 15 2015].
  • COCKS, P., ABILA, R., BOUCHOT, A., BENIGNO, C., MORZARI, S., INTHAVONG, P., NGUYEN, V. L., , BOURGEOIS‐LUTHI, N., SCOIZET, A. & SIENG, S. 2009. FAO ADB OIE Study on CrossBorder movement and market chains of large ruminants and pigs in the Greater Mekong SubRegion. FAO, ADB, OIE and SEAFMD.
  • DELGADO, C. L., NARROD, C. A., TIONGCO, M. M., BARROS, G. S. D. C., CATELO, M. A., COSTALES, A., MEHTA, R., NARANONG, V., POAPONGSAKORN, N., SHARMA, V. P. & ZEN, S. D. 2008. Determinants and implications of the growing scale of livestock farms in four fast-growing developing countries. Research Report – International Food Policy Research Institute, xiii + 131 pp.
  • DLF 2013. Livestock statistics 2001-2013. Vientiane, Lao PDR: Department of Livestock and Fisheries.
  • FAO 2009. The State of Food and Agriculture: Livestock in Balance, Rome, Italy, Food and Agriculture Organization.
  • FAOSTAT. 2014. FAO statistic databases [Online]. Available: [Accessed 10th June 2014].
  • LÜTHI, N. B. 2010. Beef cattle and buffalo trade patterns from Xieng Khouang province, Lao PDR to Vietnam Msc, The University of London.
  • NAFRI & IPSARD 2013. Strategy for Agriculture, Farmers and Rural Development in Lao PDR. Vientiane: NAFRI.
  • PHONVISAY, A. 2013. Economic analysis of cattle market and production in Lao PDR (Lao Version). Vientiane: Livestock Research Center.
  • WORLD BANK. 2014. World Bank Database [Online]. Available: [Accessed 10 Dec 2014].
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