Commodities and Development

UNCTAD supports developing countries, especially least Developed Countries (LDCs) in their efforts to formulate strategies and policies to respond to the challenges and opportunities of commodity markets.

This work is carried out by the Special Unit on Commodities, under the guidance and leadership of the UNCTAD Secretary-General.



21 December 2017Diversify or fail: African countries with big mining sectors welcome new UNCTAD / FAO report
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15 December 2017Copper-dependent Zambia eyes growing market for cotton by-products
Commodities and Development Report 2017
11 December 2017Commodity-dependent developing countries need to boost efforts to diversify their economies
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17 October 2017Mining industry must spread social and environmental progress to small-scale mines
13 October 2017Alarm bells as more developing countries become commodity-dependent
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