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Table 6 Type of packaging materials and transporter used during transportation of the produce from the field to the marketing area

From: Assessment of production potential and post-harvest losses of fruits and vegetables in northern region of Ethiopia

No. Type of packaging materials Frequency %
1 Packaging accessories 56 46.6
2 Hand package 32 26.7
3 Without package 32 26.7
No. Mode of transportation Frequency %
1 Equine 47 37.9
2 Human (labor) 12 9.7
3 Vehicles 20 16.1
4 Human and Equine 41 33.1