About the book
Owing to geographic and other related attributes, landlocked developing countries are confronted with a range of special constraints that inhibit their full participation in the globalization process. Asia and the Pacific region is home to 12 of the world’s 30 landlocked developing countries. This publication contains an overview of the major issues facing landlocked countries in Asia and the Pacific. It is intended to assist with formulating effective policies to enhance their transit transport systems and processes.