2017 – Supply Chain at a Glance – World
WFP’s supply chain manages the entire process of end-to-end planning, procuring and delivering food assistance. This covers safe and quality food, goods and transport, as well as shared supply chain services for WFP, its partners and the entire humanitarian community.
Supply Chain Facts & Figures In 2017, WFP:
- Purchased 3 million metric tons (mt) of food, valued at US$1.4 billion from 101 countries
- Delivered 3.8 million mt of food, of which 2.7 million mt travelled by sea
- Enabled the delivery of US$842 million worth of cash-based transfers