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Successful trade-in-biodiversity cases shown at CITES meeting
21 Dec 2018
UNCTAD's BioTrade Initiative champions companies whose business model benefits of both the planet's plants and animals and people.
East African bloc agrees to make trade cheaper, faster and simpler
13 Dec 2018
Meeting in Nairobi, East African Community ministers pledge to undertake trade facilitation reforms in line with continental and WTO agreements.
Demurrage and detention charges in container shipping
12 Dec 2018
Written by Written by: Jens RoemerArticle No. 28 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°80 - Fourth Quarter 2018]
Risk to trade if ports not climate change proofed
7 Dec 2018
About 80% of world trade is carried by sea, but the maritime industry handling these goods is on the frontline of climate woes, unless it adapts - fast.
Africa seeks cheaper, faster and easier trade at forum
26 Nov 2018
A landmark forum, co-organized by UNCTAD, focuses efforts by African countries seeking ways to ease interregional and international trade.
Experts say trade in biodiversity offers win-win scenario
16 Nov 2018
The sustainable and innovative commercialization of native plants and animals can reduce poverty and protect resources, experts agreed in Egypt.
Securities regulators can boost sustainable finance, says new UN report
23 Oct 2018
Securities regulators covering one-third of global market capitalization make a new push for sustainable finance.
Caribbean countries set to reduce trade hurdles
15 Oct 2018
Working hand in hand with UNCTAD, members of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States will build trade facilitation capacity to reduce bureaucratic delays on imports and exports.
Digital Data Sharing: The Ignored Opportunity for Making Global Maritime Transport Chains More Efficient
19 Sep 2018
Written by Mikael Lind et al., Article No. 22 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°79 - Third Quarter 2018]