In recent years, emergencies happened to food supply chain take place with a growing frequency, which has drawn the entire society＇ s attention paid to food supply chain risk. Experts of related fields have also undertaken a series of researches into this issue with different perspectives. However, differences in views result in diverse understandings, even breeding confusions in applications of theories. Undoubtedly, this chaotic phenomenon hazards food supply chain risk management and relevant researches. Based on elaborating the intrinsic and extrinsic meaning of food supply chain, several concepts about food supply chain risk commonly encountered in references, including food supply chain safety, food supply chain quality risk, food supply chain safety risk and food supply chain quality safety risk, are explained and analyzed respectively, aiming to make the food supply chain risk related concepts understood better and set the pavement for further research into this field.
On Economic Problems