We monitor trends and provide evidence-based analysis to make international trade an engine for sustainable development.
Black Sea Grain Initiative helps stabilize global food markets
The deal to export foodstuffs from Ukraine has helped bring down the prices of grains, cereals and oils.
UNCTAD project helping tackle trade disputes in Southeast Europe
A stronger dispute settlement system is essential to curb protectionist tendencies, ease tensions and ensure trade works for all.
UNCTAD convenes second forum to ramp up fight against illicit trade
The world loses more than $2 trillion annually due to illicit trade, which drains countries of valuable resources and impedes sustainable development.
Global Trade Update
World trade in fossil fuels, quantities
When the world needs less fossil fuels, we are trading them more than ever.
Events and meetings
Webinar on understanding smallholder farmer access to voluntary sustainable standards VSS-compliant markets
Documents and publications
Global impact of war in Ukraine on food, energy and finance systems
Global Crisis Response Group, Brief No, 1
Author: United Nations.
13 Apr 2022