COVID-19 cuts global maritime trade, transforms industry
How biodiversity-friendly trade can support COVID-19 recovery
A new call to action urges countries to make BioTrade a lever for recovery and resilience in the wake of the pandemic.
Information Sharing Communities for Digitally Enabled Supply Chain Visibility
Written by: Mikael Lind; Margi van Gogh; Hanane Becha; Norbert Kouwenhoven; Wolfgang Lehmacher; Erik Lund; Henk Mulder; Niall Murphy, and Andre Simha
Article No. 64 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°88 - Fourth Quarter 2020]
Blue BioTrade project set to improve fortunes in the eastern Caribbean
The project is a point of convergence for conservation and sustainable use of marine resources, and a driver for a blue and green recovery from COVID-19.
COVID-19: Shipping data hints to some recovery in global trade
The coronavirus pandemic dealt a severe blow to global merchandise trade. Data from weekly port calls by container ships show early but uneven signs of recovery.
ASYCUDA powers delivery of aid in Beirut, ready to scale up
UNCTAD’s automated customs management system is well equipped to boost relief operations as people in Beirut start to recover from a massive blast.
How COVID-19 is changing global value chains
Written by Piergiuseppe Fortunato, UNCTAD Economist
Towards the decarbonization of international maritime transport: findings from a methodology developed by ECLAC on shipping CO2 emissions in Latin America
Article No. 56 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°86 - Second Quarter 2020]
The role of the National Trade Facilitation Committees in the global economic recovery following COVID-19
Written by: Poul Hansen and Celine Bacrot
Article No. 55 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°86 - Second Quarter 2020]