The World Trade Report 2020 shows that international cooperation can play a significant role in making the pursuit of digital development and technological innovation more effective, while minimizing negative spill-overs from national policies WTO Annual Report 2020. The 2020 Annual Report provides a comprehensive account of the WTO's activities in 2019 and early 2020. The Report begins with a message from WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo and a brief overview of the past year. This is followed by in-depth accounts of the WTO's main areas of activity over the past 12 months World Trade Report 2020 explores increasing use of policies to foster digital innovation — A growing number of governments have adopted policies aimed at promoting innovation and technological progress for their economies, a trend which has implications for trade flows and the rules that govern global commerce, according to the 2020 edition of the WTO's World Trade Report World trade in 2019 World merchandise trade US$ 19.051 trillion, -3.0% World trade in commercial services US$ 5.898 trillion, Fuels and +2.1% mining products: 2019 US$ 1.8 billion — Agricultural products: — US$ 3.0 billion US$ 3,168 billion — — US$ 1,416 billion Travel: Transpor t: — US$ 1,118 billion — Manufacture of goods: US$ 13.3 billio
World Trade Report 2020: Government Policies to Promote Innovation in the Digital Age 2020 This report from the World Trade Organization (WTO), issued annually, examines the role of government policies in advancing digital and technological innovation UNCTAD expects a decline of around 20 per cent for the year 2020. This is in line with World Trade Organization (WTO) which expects that the decline in international trade will be between 13 and 32 percent. European Commission expects that EU27 trade will decline by 10-16 percent in 2020. The wide range of estimates is a sign of the still high uncertaint World trade monitor . The world trade volume in goods has increased again, by +2.2% compared to February, following +0.1% the month before. This brings the quarterly growth to +3.5%. On the import side, the increase is greater (3.5%) than the export side (0.9%). This rise in imports is being driven by the emerging economies and, to a slightly.
The Global Competitiveness Report series has since its first edition aimed to prompt policy-makers beyond short term growth and to aim for long-run prosperity. The 2020 special edition is dedicated to elaborating on the priorities for recovery and revival, and considering the building blocks of a transformation towards new economic systems that combine productivity, people and. World disasters report 2020. The impacts of climate change are already devastating lives and livelihoods every year, and they will only get worse without immediate and determined action. The World Disasters Report 2020 analyses climate disaster trends and shows how we can tackle the humanitarian impacts of the climate crisis together. Although we are living in a climate crisis, we don't have. The Seventh Report of the Global Trade Alert, drawing upon over 1200 investigations of state measures, reveals that while 2010 has seen a substantial recovery in world trade, governments have continued to discriminate against foreign commercial interests. Moreover, recovery does not seem to have affected the rate at which governments resort to protectionist measures. One reaction to this. This year's Trade and Development Report argues that the global economic crisis caused by Covid-19 throws up a stark choice: continue misguided policy choices or collectively chart a new path that leads from recovery to a more resilient, more equal and more environmentally sustainable world in line with the ambition of th
The 2019 World Development Report will study how the nature of work is changing as a result of advances in technology today. Technological progress disrupts existing systems. A new social contract is needed to smooth the transition and guard against rising inequality. Significant investments in human capital throughout a person's lifecycle are vital to this effort. If workers are to stay competitive against machines they need to train or retool existing skills. A social protection system. The World Investment Report, now in its thirtieth year, supports policymakers by monitoring global and regional FDI trends and documenting national and international investment policy developments. This year's Report naturally takes stock of the COVID-19 crisis. It also includes a new chapter, added at the request of the UN General Assembly, on investment in the Sustainable Development Goals The World Investment Report 2020 was prepared by a team led by James X. Zhan. The team members included Richard Bolwijn, Bruno Casella, Arslan Chaudhary, Joseph Clements, Hamed El Kady, Kumi Endo, Kálmán Kalotay, Joachim Karl, Isya Kresnadi, Oktawian Kuc, Jing Li, Anthony Miller, Kyoungho Moon, Abraham Negash, Yongfu Ouyang, Diana Rosert, Amelia Santos-Paulino, Astrit Sulstarova, Claudia.
World Economic Outlook, April 2020: The Great Lockdown April 6, 2020 Description: The COVID-19 pandemic is inflicting high and rising human costs worldwide, and the necessary protection measures are severely impacting economic activity. As a result of the pandemic, the global economy is projected to contract sharply by -3 percent in 2020, much worse than during the 2008-09 financial crisis The world growth rates in 2019 and 2020 for real GDP, trade volume and real value are below CAGR for the period 2005 - 18 which is indicative of a global slowdown. The stronger recovery is visible in forecasts for 2021. World merchandise trade volume is forecasted to grow 2.7% in 2020, and to grow by 5.0% in 2021. Trade volumes increased only. Data and excel files related to the World Development Report 2020 Background Papers Trading for Development in the Age of Global Value Chain
Contact: Reed Blauer | (202) 720-0898. This biannual report, published in January and July, includes data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade in citrus. Covers fresh oranges, orange juice, tangerines/mandarins, lemons and limes, and grapefruit. Current Report World Development Report 2021: Data for Better Lives explores the tremendous potential of the changing data landscape to improve the lives of poor people, while also acknowledging its potential to open back doors that can harm individuals, businesses, and societies. To address this tension between the helpful and harmful potential of data, this Report calls for a new social contract that.
he World health statistics 2020 report is the latest annual compilation of health statistics for 194 Member States. 1 It summarizes trends in life expectancy and causes of death and reports on progress towards the health and health- related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and associated targets. Four indicators of emerging public health importance relating to poliomyelitis, hypertension. . The au- thors are solely responsible for its analysis and recommendations. The Atlantic Council and its donors do not determine, nor do they necessarily endorse or advocate for, any of this report's conclusions. October 2020 Clete Willems WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION REVITALIZING THE. The 2020 Trade Policy Agenda and 2019 Annual Report of the President of the United States on the Trade Agreements Program are submitted to the Congress pursuant to Section 163 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended (19 U.S.C. § 2213). Chapter IV and Annex III of this document meet the requirements of Sections 122 and 124 of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act with respect to the World Trade. Contact: Yoonhee Macke | (202) 690-4199. This monthly report includes data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade in grains. Covers wheat, rice and coarse grains (corn, barley, sorghum, oats and rye). Current Report. (link is external) Past Reports. (link is external
Development (OECD) in 2019, estimates of IPR infringement in international trade in 2016 could reach as much as 3.3 % of world trade. Up to 6.8 % of EU imports, or EUR 121 billion per year, are fake goods. Both sets of figures are significantly higher than those found in the previous edition published b The World Trade Organization (WTO), the International Trade Centre (ITC), and the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) issued the 2020 edition of World Tariff Profiles - a statistical yearbook that provides comprehensive information on the tariffs and non-tariff measures imposed by WTO members and other economies. The new special topic for the issue is market access for. Trade: In December 2020, the top exports of China were Telephones ($25B), Computers ($18.3B), Integrated Circuits ($13.6B), Light Fixtures ($4.85B), and Commodities not elsewhere specified ($4.43B). In December 2020 the top imports of China were Integrated Circuits ($34.9B), Crude Petroleum ($12.5B), Iron Ore ($11.7B), Cars ($6.02B), and Telephones ($5.82B). Origins: In December 2020 the.
February 2020. INTRODUCTION For more than 20 years, the United States has expressed concerns that the dispute settlement system of the World Trade Organization - and in particular its Appellate Body - has not functioned according to the rules agreed by the United States and other WTO Members. This Report details those concerns and assesses the repeated failure of the Appellate Body to. The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. Incorporated as a not-for-profit foundation in 1971, and headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, the Forum is tied to no political, partisan or national interests
Welcome to the United Nation International Trade Union Confederation - Building Workers. In addition, value chains and illicit financial flows from the trade in ivory and rhino horn is presented. If the 2016 World Wildlife Crime Report represented UNODC's first global assessment of the state of wildlife crime, the 2020 edition of this report represents a first assessment of trends. In several instances, these trends have been dramatic. The poaching of both elephants and.
The World Migration Report 2020 project commenced in May 2018 and culminated in the launch of the report in November 2019 by the Director General at the 110th session of IOM Council. The findings, interpretations, conclusions and recommendations expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the views of IOM or its Member States. The designations employed and the presentation of material. Trends 2020 ILO Flagship Report World Employment and Social Outlook 1.2 Trade protectionism has ramifications throughout global supply chains22 3.1 Estimating the labour income share using rule-of-thumb approaches 64 B.1 Revisions to historical estimates 83 List of figures 1.1 Global overview of access to employment and labour underutilization, 2019 19 1.2 Characteristics of global. Changing trade, changing lives: achievements in Fairtrade's 2016-2020 global strategy In this report, we share data related to our 2016-2020 strategy and the key indicators we look at to gauge Fairtrade's impact on farmers, workers and their communities. The world continues to face the major challenges o The 2020 World Wildlife Crime Report can help to keep this threat high on the international agenda and increase support for governments to adopt the necessary legislation, and develop the inter-agency coordination and capacities needed to tackle wildlife crime offences. EU Commissioner Jutta Urpilainen thanked UNODC for its work and efforts in preparing the report. It confirms the need.
Der im World Fintech Report 2020 vorgestellte Index zeigt, dass die Banken mit einem kollaborativen-Ansatz erfolgreich sind, die über ein engagiertes und autonomes Start-up-Partnerschaftsteam verfügen und einen ausfallsicheren Innovationsansatz zur schnellen Wertbestimmung und zur Verlustreduzierung aufweisen. Gut vorbereitet sind auch diejenigen, die frühzeitig in neue Technologien. World Agricultural ProductionNovember 2020 Report . 0.0. 0.5. 1.0. 1.5. 2.0. 2.5. 3.0. 3.5. 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 . Million metric tons. Bangladesh Rice Imports (May - April Marketing Year) 300. 350. 400. 450. 500. 550. 600. 650. May-2010 May-2011 May-2012 May-2013 May-2014 May-2015 May-2016 May-2017 May-2018 May-2019 May-2020. The World Steel Association (worldsteel) is one of the largest and most dynamic industry associations in the world, with members in every major steel-producing country. worldsteel represents steel producers, national and regional steel industry associations, and steel research institutes. Members represent around 85% of global steel production.<br/><br/>In other languages steel is acier, acero. WASHINGTON, July 27, 2020—The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) represents a major opportunity for countries to boost growth, reduce poverty, and broaden economic inclusion, a new World Bank report has found.If implemented fully, the trade pact could boost regional income by 7% or $450 billion, speed up wage growth for women, and lift 30 million people out of extreme poverty by 2035 The World Wildlife Crime Report 2020 contains detailed case studies on illegally traded species, illicit markets and trade flows, as well as illicit financial flows. It analyzes the status and changing trends of illegal markets, most notably illicit trafficking of rosewood, eels, reptiles, ivory, rhino horn and pangolin scales, all specimens covered by CITES. The report shows that poaching of.
December 12, 2020 | World Production, Markets, and Trade Report Contact: Tony Halstead | (202) 720-4620. This biannual report, published in June and December, includes data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade in coffee. • Current Report • Past Reports (USDA Economics, Statistics and Market Information. Stay up-to-date on the latest fish trade news with the online GLOBEFISH market reports, which provide a comprehensive analysis on imports and exports, price trends, traditional and emerging markets, and trade forecasts for the main fish commodities. All monthly market reports are combined and paired with detailed statistics in our quarterly publication, GLOBEFISH Highlights The Global Enabling Trade Report was first published in 2008 by the World Economic Forum.. The 2008 report covers 118 major and emerging economies. At the core of the report is the Enabling Trade Index which ranks the countries using data from different sources (e.g., World Economic Forum's Executive Opinion Survey, International Trade Centre, World Bank, the United Nations Conference on Trade. In the first quarter of 2020, the effect of COVID-19 and related containment measures on Canada's goods trade with the United States was not yet severe; growth in exports in both January and February of 2020 offset a sharp contraction of 6.3% in March that was roughly in line with a fall in Canadian exports to the world. For the quarter as a whole, Canadian goods exports to the U.S. market.
4.World growth rates are calculated using purchasing power parity (PPP) weights, which attribute a greater share of global GDP to EMDEs than market exchange rates. 5.World trade volume of goods and non-factor services. 6. Oil price is the simple average of Brent, Dubai, and West Texas Intermediate prices. The non-energy index is the weighted. The outlook for 2020 is bleak with trade possibly declining by between 13% and 32%. Some recovery is expected in 2021. a. A. Covid-19 is rapidly changing the world. At the WTO, we aim to better understand how this pandemic is likely to affect global trade in the near and longer term Fact Sheet: 2021 Trade Agenda and 2020 Annual Report. The President's trade agenda is a key part of the Biden-Harris Administration's effort to defeat COVID-19, help the economy recover, and build back better. President Biden will pursue a fair international trading system that promotes inclusive economic growth and reflects America's. Press release 18 June 2020 Brussels. Trade Barriers Report: EU continues to open up markets outside Europe in midst of rising protectionism . Page contents. Top. Top; Print friendly pdf; Press contact; Thanks to the European Union's successful intervention, European companies generated €8 billion in additional exports in 2019. The high number of new restrictions that hinder EU exports shows.
A joint report by the WTO and World Bank examines the impact of trade on women as workers, consumers, and family members. The report also presents early evidence on the impact of COVID-19 on trade and women. The publication makes recommendations to further empower women in trade and ensure that trade enhances opportunities for everyone Contact: Elaine Protzman | (202) 720-5588. This biannual report, published in June and December, includes data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade in apples, fresh grapes and pears. • Current Report. (link is external) • Past Reports. (link is external The 2020 McKinsey Global Payments Report 2 The public health crisis triggered by COVID-19 has had an impact on nearly all aspects of daily life for people across the globe, and has put the world economy on an uncertain footing. For the payments industry, the pandemic and its consequences have accelerated a series of existing trends in both consumer and business behaviors, and introduced new. The 2020 World Drug Report provides a global overview of the supply and demand of opiates, cocaine, cannabis, amphetamine-type stimulants and new psychoactive substances (NPS), as well as their impact on health, taking into account the possible effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. It highlights, through improved research and more precise data, that the adverse health consequences of drug use are.
According to the World Trade Statistical Review 2020 newly released by the World Trade Organization (WTO): First, the volume of world textiles and apparel trade reduced in 2019 due to weakened demand and the negative impacts of trade tensions. According to the WTO, the value of the world textiles (SITC 65) and apparel (SITC 84 report, the World Economic Forum, in partnership with the Global IoT Council, has developed a Global Action Plan that aims to encourage collective action on the most pressing challenges the connected world faces now. The goal of the plan is to increase public education on connected devices, encourage adoption of cybersecurity methodologies, accelerate adoption of connected systems in.
The World Bank report, The African Continental Free Trade Area: Economic and Distributional Effects, is designed to guide policymakers in implementing policies that can maximize the agreement's potential gains while minimizing risks. Creating a continent-wide market will require a determined effort to reduce all trade costs. Governments will also need to design policies to increase the. Davos 2020: Global Media Coverage. With the world at such a critical crossroad, this year we must develop a 'Davos Manifesto 2020' to reimagine the purpose and scorecards for companies and governments.. The World Economic Forum's 50th Annual Meeting celebrated stakeholder responsibility, the very notion on which the Forum was founded.
This report demonstrates the significant and growing role of fisheries and aquaculture in providing food, nutrition and consumption and trade, with a recovery in late 2020 or early 2021. World fish production, consumption and trade are expected to increase, but with a growth rate that will slow over time. Total fish production is expected to expand from 179 million tonnes in 2018 to 204. Historical Billings Report. Three decades of billings statistics of the WSTS Blue Book are now available for free download. No is required. The tables are in MS Excel format and provide monthly data, as well as three months moving averages for total semiconductor revenues by the four regions Americas, Europe, Japan and Asia Pacific Find out more in the ICO's latest Coffee Market Report>> Trade statistics - June 2020. World coffee exports amounted to 10.57 million bags in June 2020, compared with 11.15 million in June 2019. Exports in the first 9 months of coffee year 2019/20 (Oct/19 to Jun/20) have decreased by 5.1% to 95.36 million bags compared to 100.46 million bags in the same period in 2018/19. In the twelve months. Appendix 2 Technological Innovation, Supply Chain Trade, and Workers in a Globalized World: Global Value Chain Development Report 2019 Background Paper Conference 181 . v Foreword T here are different ways to analyze the global economy..