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Established in 1964, UNCTAD promotes the development-friendly integration of developing countries into the world economy. UNCTAD has progressively evolved into an authoritative knowledge-based institution whose work aims to help shape current policy debates and thinking on development, with a particular focus on ensuring that domestic policies and international action are mutually supportive in bringing about sustainable development.

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
PAISES MENOS ADELANTADOS 2011

Los Países Menos Adelantados Informe de 2011

La potencial contribución de la cooperación Sur-Sur al desarrollo incluyente y sostenible

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Informe sobre los Países Menos Adelantados
31 Dec 2011
El año 2011 año ha sido importante para los países menos adelantados (PMA). Del 9 al 13 de mayo, Jefes de Estado y de Gobierno y representantes de los Estados se reunieron en Estambul con ocasión de la Cuarta Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre los Países Menos Adelantados (PMA-IV) para exam...
PAYS LES MOINS AVANCES RPT 2013

Rapport sur les Pays les Moins Avancés 2013

Une croissance créatrice d’emplois pour un développement équitable et durable

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Rapport sur les pays les moins avancés
31 Dec 2013
Malgré la stagnation de l’économie mondiale ces dernières années, les pays les moins avancés (PMA) ont, dans l’ensemble, enregistré une légère croissance. Le revenu par habitant a progressé régulièrement dans ces pays considérés en tant que groupe, laissant espérer que certains d’entre eux pourra...
PAYS LES MOINS AVANCES RPT 2012

Rapport sur les Pays les Moins Avancés 2012

Mettre à profit les envois de fonds et les compétences des diasporas pour renforcer les capacités productives

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Rapport sur les pays les moins avancés
31 Dec 2012
Une reprise économique mondiale hésitante et l’aggravation de la crise de la zone euro continuent de peser sur les facteurs qui ont permis aux pays les moins avancés (PMA) en tant que groupe d’enregistrer des taux de croissance élevés entre 2002 et 2008. En dépit d’une légère amélioration de la c...
PAYS LES MOINS AVANCES RPT 2011

Rapport sur les Pays les Moins Avancés 2011

Contribution potentielle de la coopération Sud-Sud à un développement équitable et durable

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Rapport sur les pays les moins avancés
31 Dec 2011
2011 a été une année importante pour les pays les moins avancés (PMA). Du 9 au 13 mai, les chefs d’État et de Gouvernement et les représentants des États réunis à Istanbul pour la quatrième Conférence des Nations Unies sur les pays les moins avancés ont examiné les problèmes de développement prop...
INVEST POLICY REV UZBEKISTAN

Investment Policy Review - Uzbekistan

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
19 Apr 1999
Since its independence in 1991, Uzbekistan has made careful progress in the transition from a centrally-planned to a market economy. Recognizing that foreign direct investment (FDI) can contribute to Uzbekistan’s growth and development, and also ease the country’s transition to a market-based eco...
INVEST POLICY REV TAJIKISTAN

Investment Policy Review - Tajikistan

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
28 Nov 2016
More than a decade of high economic growth has contributed to poverty reduction in Tajikistan. Following independence, the country suffered significant economic losses and social costs, which were compounded by the consequences of the civil war that ended in 1997. Since that time, peace and polit...
INVEST POLICY REV SUDAN

Investment Policy Review - The Sudan

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
28 Feb 2015
Sudan has a significant but largely unexploited potential to attract foreign investors, notably due to ongoing internal conflicts. The country is also facing the consequences of the secession of South Sudan, in particular the loss of the bulk of its oil reserve. In this context, reassuring and re...
INVEST POLICY REV REP OF MOLDOVA

Investment Policy Review - Republic of Moldova

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
9 Jan 2013
Following independence in 1991, the Republic of Moldova experienced one of the largest and longest-lasting losses of productive capacity among transition economies. The crisis, associated with a severe decline in manufacturing and agricultural activities, lasted throughout the 1990s and spurred a...
INVEST POLICY REV MONGOLIA

Investment Policy Review - Mongolia

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
21 Jun 2013
Mongolia is a resource-rich country with formidable growth prospects. Having adopted a democratic system and a market economy, the country is today at a turning point, as the discovery of huge mineral resources could pave the way to rapid economic and social development. While many of the buildin...
INVEST POLICY REV KYRGYZSTAN

Investment Policy Review - Kyrgyzstan

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
2 Aug 2016
Kyrgyzstan has substantial untapped economic growth and sustainable development opportunities. Strategically located at the crossroads between Europe and Asia, on the ancient Silk Road, this landlocked mountainous country is an established trading center and has the potential to become a regional...
INVEST POLICY REV ETHIOPIA

Investment Policy Review - Ethiopia

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
10 Jul 2002
With the signing of the peace agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea in December 2000, effectively ending the two-year conflict between the neighboring countries, there is a renewed hope that Ethiopia will regain the economic growth momentum that it experienced in the post 1992 liberalization per...
INVEST POLICY REV BOSNIA

Investment Policy Review - Bosnia and Herzegovina

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
18 Jul 2015
Bosnia and Herzegovina is a transitional economy striving towards European integration. Soon after independence from the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in 1992, Bosnia and Herzegovina plunged into a conflict which came to an end with the signing of the Dayton Peace Accords in 1995. Sinc...
INVEST POLICY REV BANGLADESH

Investment Policy Review - Bangladesh

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
6 Jul 2013
The Investment Policy Review of Bangladesh, prepared by UNCTAD at the request of the Government, identifies the issues that should be addressed if foreign direct investment (FDI) is to play a larger role in the country’s development. The IPR concentrates on the analysis of the regulatory and lega...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2015 (R)

Review of Maritime Transport 2015 (Russian language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Russian)
4 Feb 2015
Access to frequent and reliable shipping services is key for developing countries’ trade with overseas markets. Firms cannot export competitively and participate global value chains without adequate transport connectivity, and maritime transport continues to be the dominant mode of shipping goods...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2014 (R)

Review of Maritime Transport 2014 (Russian language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Russian)
18 Mar 2014
As in previous issues since 1968, the 2014 Review of Maritime Transport contains a wealth of analysis and unique data. The Review is the renowned United Nations source of statistics and analysis on seaborne trade, the world fleet, freight costs, port traffic and the latest trends in the legal and...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2013 (R)

Review of Maritime Transport 2013 (Russian language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Russian)
13 Feb 2013
As in previous issues since 1968, the 2013 Review of Maritime Transport contains a wealth of analysis and unique data. The Review is the renowned United Nations source of statistics and analysis on seaborne trade, the world fleet, freight costs, port traffic and the latest trends in the legal and...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2012 (R)

Review of Maritime Transport 2012 (Russian language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Russian)
11 Jul 2012
More than 80 per cent of international trade in goods is carried by sea and an even higher percentage of developing-country trade is carried in ships. The Review of Maritime Transport, an annual publication prepared by the Division on Technology and Logistics of the UNCTAD secretariat, is an impo...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2011 (R)

Review of Maritime Transport 2011 (Russian language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Russian)
5 May 2011
More than 80 per cent of international trade in goods is carried by sea and an even higher percentage of developing-country trade is carried in ships. The Review of Maritime Transport, an annual publication prepared by the Division on Technology and Logistics of the UNCTAD secretariat, is an impo...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2015 (C)

Review of Maritime Transport 2015 (Chinese language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Chinesec)
7 Aug 2015
Access to frequent and reliable shipping services is key for developing countries’ trade with overseas markets. Firms cannot export competitively and participate global value chains without adequate transport connectivity, and maritime transport continues to be the dominant mode of shipping goods...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2014 (C)

Review of Maritime Transport 2014 (Chinese language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Chinesec)
10 Sep 2014
As in previous issues since 1968, the 2014 Review of Maritime Transport contains a wealth of analysis and unique data. The Review is the renowned United Nations source of statistics and analysis on seaborne trade, the world fleet, freight costs, port traffic and the latest trends in the legal and...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2013 (C)

Review of Maritime Transport 2013 (Chinese language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Chinesec)
16 Jun 2013
As in previous issues since 1968, the 2013 Review of Maritime Transport contains a wealth of analysis and unique data. The Review is the renowned United Nations source of statistics and analysis on seaborne trade, the world fleet, freight costs, port traffic and the latest trends in the legal and...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2012 (C)

Review of Maritime Transport 2012 (Chinese language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Chinesec)
22 Aug 2012
More than 80 per cent of international trade in goods is carried by sea and an even higher percentage of developing-country trade is carried in ships. The Review of Maritime Transport, an annual publication prepared by the Division on Technology and Logistics of the UNCTAD secretariat, is an impo...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2011 (A)

Review of Maritime Transport 2011 (Arabic language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Arabic)
31 Dec 2011
More than 80 per cent of international trade in goods is carried by sea and an even higher percentage of developing-country trade is carried in ships. The Review of Maritime Transport, an annual publication prepared by the Division on Technology and Logistics of the UNCTAD secretariat, is an impo...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2012 (A)

Review of Maritime Transport 2012 (Arabic language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Arabic)
15 Sep 2012
More than 80 per cent of international trade in goods is carried by sea and an even higher percentage of developing-country trade is carried in ships. The Review of Maritime Transport, an annual publication prepared by the Division on Technology and Logistics of the UNCTAD secretariat, is an impo...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2013 (A)

Review of Maritime Transport 2013 (Arabic language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Arabic)
14 Mar 2013
As in previous issues since 1968, the 2013 Review of Maritime Transport contains a wealth of analysis and unique data. The Review is the renowned United Nations source of statistics and analysis on seaborne trade, the world fleet, freight costs, port traffic and the latest trends in the legal and...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2014 (A)

Review of Maritime Transport 2014 (Arabic language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Arabic)
17 Apr 2014
As in previous issues since 1968, the 2014 Review of Maritime Transport contains a wealth of analysis and unique data. The Review is the renowned United Nations source of statistics and analysis on seaborne trade, the world fleet, freight costs, port traffic and the latest trends in the legal and...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2015 (A)

Review of Maritime Transport 2015 (Arabic language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Arabic)
11 Mar 2015
Access to frequent and reliable shipping services is key for developing countries’ trade with overseas markets. Firms cannot export competitively and participate global value chains without adequate transport connectivity, and maritime transport continues to be the dominant mode of shipping goods...
TRANSPORTE MARITIMO EN 2012

El transporte marítimo en 2012

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Transporte Marítimo, El
9 Jun 2012
El transporte maritime es la espina dorsal del comercio internacional y un motor fundamental de la globalization. En torno al 80% del volume del comercio mundial, y mas del 70% de su valor, se mueve por mar e es manipulado en puertos de todo el mundo. Estos porcentajes son todavia superiors en el...
ETUDE TRANSPORTS MARITIM 2012

Étude sur les transports maritimes 2012

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Etude sur les transports maritimes
5 Jul 2012
Parallélement a l'évolution de l'économie mondiale et du traffic mondial des marchandises, le traffic maritime international a poursuivi sa croissance en 2011, encore qu'a un rythme plus lent qu'en 2010. Stimulé par la forte croissance des secteurs du traffic conteneurisé et du vrac sec, le traff...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 1968

Review of Maritime Transport 1968

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Review of Maritime Transport
23 May 1968
This annual review identifies the main development in world maritime transport and provides world-wide statistical data. It takes a look at supply/demand equilibrium in containerized shipping, shipbuilding and ship scrapping, the development of ports, privatization and freight markets among other...