Diversification in Malawi - video
The video clip below highlights the economy of Malawi and they way it has diversified into sugar and cotton.
You may want reflect upon the following, while you are watching the video and to make some brief outline notes, during and after the video.
- Explain why Malawi is looking to diversify.
- To what extent do you think diversification in Malawi is an example of horizontal or vertical diversification?
- Identify the driving forces for diversification in Malawi
- Explain the problems Malawi faces in becoming more diversified
- Explain why foreign direct investment (FDI) can be important in promoting diversification.