Why and how to measure international transport costs
Written by Nour Barnat, Jennifer Brown, David Cristallo, Goran Dominioni, Dominik Englert, Ronald Apriliyanto Halim, Jan Hoffmann, Onno Hoffmeister, Nicholas-Joseph Lazarou, and Wendela Schim Van Der Loeff,
Article No. 69 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter No88 - First Quarter 2021]
UN agencies finalize a framework to measure illicit financial flows
COVID-19 drives large international trade declines in 2020
Services sector remains hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic, dropping to levels last seen in the 1990s, nowcasts from UNCTAD's 2020 Handbook of Statistics show.
Investment promotion agencies from Estonia, India and Rwanda receive UN awards for excellence in their COVID-19 responses
The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency wins special recognition for mainstreaming gender in investment promotion.
Improving statistics to foster gender equality in trade
UNCTAD and its partners embark on a project to harness data and statistics for gender-responsive trade policy.
New Asian trade bloc could help boost post-pandemic investment
COVID-19 cuts global maritime trade, transforms industry
Export under invoicing in Africa concentrated in high-value, low-weight commodities, study shows
Gold accounts for 77% of the $40 billion worth of under invoiced extractive commodity exports from Africa, according to UNCTAD research. Diamonds represent 12% and platinum 6%.