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COMMOD AT A GLANCE - CASHEW NUTS

Commodities at a Glance

Special Issue on Cashew Nuts

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Commodities at a Glance
13 Apr 2021
Cashew nuts enjoy increasing popularity all around the globe. The top three cashew-consuming countries – India, the United States of America and Germany - lie on three different continents. Cashews accounted for 17 per cent of world tree nut production in 2019/20, making it the third most popular...
UNCTAD HNDBK STAT 2020

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2020

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Handbook of Statistics / Manuel de Statistiques de la CNUCED
20 Apr 2021
First launched in 1967 this handbook has evolved to incorporate new statistics to ensure that readers have access to the best possible information available. This edition continues in this tradition and introduces ‘nowcasted’ estimates for total merchandised trade, total services trade and GDP on...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2020 (R)

Trade and Development Report 2020 (Russian language)

From Global Pandemic to Prosperity for All – Avoiding Another Lost Decade

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United Nations Trade and Development Report (Russian)
2 Jun 2021
This report analyses the economic impacts of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) global pandemic and possible responses that could be both effective and inclusive. It examines different recovery scenarios and, in particular, highlights the danger of a lost decade, addressing immediate difficulties facing ...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2020 (C)

Trade and Development Report 2020 (Chinese language)

From Global Pandemic to Prosperity for All – Avoiding Another Lost Decade

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United Nations Trade and Development Report (Chinese)
2 Jun 2021
This report analyses the economic impacts of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) global pandemic and possible responses that could be both effective and inclusive. It examines different recovery scenarios and, in particular, highlights the danger of a lost decade, addressing immediate difficulties facing ...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2020 (S)

Informe sobre el comercio y el desarrollo 2020

De la pandemia mundial a la prosperidad para todos – Evitar otra década perdida

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Informe sobre el comercio y el desarrollo
2 Jun 2021
Este informe analiza los impactos económicos de la pandemia global de Covid-19 (coronavirus) y las posibles respuestas que podrían ser efectivas e inclusivas. Examina diferentes escenarios de recuperación y, en particular, destaca el peligro de una década perdida, abordando las dificultades inmed...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2020 (F)

Rapport sur le commerce et le développement 2020

De la pandémie à la prospérité pour tous – Comment éviter une autre décennie perdue

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Rapport sur le commerce et le développement
2 Jun 2021
Ce rapport analyse les impacts économiques de la pandémie mondiale de COVID-19 (coronavirus) et les réponses possibles qui pourraient être à la fois efficaces et inclusives. Il examine différents scénarios de reprise et, en particulier, met en évidence le danger d'une décennie perdue, en abordant...
VINCULOS COMERCIO GEN: AMERICA CEN

Vínculos entre comercio y género: Un análisis de Centroamérica

11 Feb 2021
El presente documento es el séptimo módulo del volumen 1 del manual didáctico sobre comercio y género preparado por la Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre Comercio y Desarrollo (UNCTAD). El manual didáctico se ha elaborado con la intención de fomentar la capacidad de las autoridades responsa...
TRADE GENDER LINK: CENTRAL AMERICA

Trade and Gender Linkages: An Analysis of Central America

16 Feb 2021
This teaching manual was developed to enhance the capacity of policymakers, civil society, and academics to assess the gender implications of trade flows and trade policy, and to formulate gender-sensitive policies on gender and trade. It provides a review of theoretical frameworks and empirical ...
PORT MANAGEMENT SERIES VOLUME 8

Port Management Series Volume 8: Case Studies

TrainForTrade Port Management Programme English-speaking Network

19 Nov 2020
UNCTAD’s TrainForTrade Port Management Series (PMS) is published in English, French, and Spanish on a three-yearly cycle. This Volume – number 8 in the series – presents fifteen dissertations which have been judged to be the best from the recent cycles of the English-speaking Network. The partici...
EVALUATION DU COTE D

Évaluation de l'état de préparation au commerce électronique - Côte d'Ivoire

15 Apr 2021
L’évaluation de l’état de préparation de la Côte d’Ivoire au commerce électronique est la vingt-sixième évaluation de ce type menée par la CNUCED et la septième au sein de l’Union économique et monétaire ouest-africaine, après le Sénégal, le Togo, le Burkina Faso, le Mali, le Bénin et le Niger. D...
FOREST PROD ANNUAL 2019/20 (R)

Forest Products Annual Market Review 2019-2020 (Russian language)

7 Apr 2021
The Forest Products Annual Market Review 2019-2020 provides a comprehensive analysis of markets in the UNECE region and reports on the main market influences outside the UNECE region. It covers the range of products from the forest to the end user - from roundwood and primary processed products t...
REVUE ANNUELLE MARCHE  2019/20

Revue annuelle du marché des produits forestiers 2019-2020

13 Apr 2021
La revue annuelle des marchés des produits forestiers 2019-2020 fournit une analyse complète des marchés de la région de la CEE et rend compte des principales influences du marché en dehors de la région de la CEE. Il couvre la gamme de produits de la forêt à l'utilisateur final: du bois rond et d...
FOREST PROD ANN MARKET 2019/20

Forest Products Annual Market Review 2019-2020

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Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
23 Mar 2021
The Forest Products Annual Market Review 2019-2020 provides a comprehensive analysis of markets in the UNECE region and reports on the main market influences outside the UNECE region. It covers the range of products from the forest to the end user - from roundwood and primary processed products t...
RECOMMENDATION NO.16

Recommendation No. 16: United Nations Code for Trade and Transport Location

Revision 4 - 2020 Edition

10 Jan 2021
This Recommendation lays foundations for the coded representation of names of locations related to trade and transport (e.g. ports, airports, inland clearance depots and freight terminals, places of receipt and delivery, etc.). Codes are available for information exchange between stakeholders as ...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2020

Review of Maritime Transport 2020

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Review of Maritime Transport
18 Dec 2020
The Review provides an in-depth analysis and update on developments in seaborne trade, the maritime industry and markets, key performance indicators, and the legal and regulatory environment. The 2020 issue counts on a number of novel data sets that help analyse the performance of seaports in ter...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2020

Trade and Development Report 2020

From Global Pandemic to Prosperity for All – Avoiding Another Lost Decade

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
28 Oct 2020
This report analyses the economic impacts of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) global pandemic and possible responses that could be both effective and inclusive. It examines different recovery scenarios and, in particular, highlights the danger of a lost decade, addressing immediate difficulties facing ...
GLOBAL HARMON SYST CLASS #9 (C)

Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) (Chinese language)

Ninth Revised Edition

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Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) (Chinese)
21 Mar 2022
The GHS addresses classification of chemicals by types of hazard and proposes harmonized hazard communication elements, including labels and safety data sheets. It aims at ensuring that information on physical hazards and toxicity from chemicals be available in order to enhance the protection of ...
SISTEMA GLOBAL ARMONIZADO #9

Sistema globalmente armonizado de clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos (SGA)

Novena edición revisada

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Sistema globalmente armonizado de clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos (SGA)
18 Jan 2022
El Sistema Globalmente Armonizado de clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos (SGA) trata de la clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos por tipos de peligro. Proporciona la base para la armonización a escala mundial de los requisitos y reglamentaciones aplicables a dichos product...
SYSTEME GENERAL HARMON SGH #9

Système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH)

Neuvième édition révisée

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Système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH)
16 Jul 2021
Le Système général harmonisé de classification et d’étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH) décrit la classification et l'étiquetage des produits chimiques par types de danger. Il fournit une base pour l’harmonisation à l'échelle mondiale des prescriptions et réglementations applicables aux produ...
GLOBAL HARMON SYST CLASS #9

Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)

Ninth Revised Edition

Series:
Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
16 Jul 2021
The GHS addresses classification of chemicals by types of hazard and proposes harmonized hazard communication elements, including labels and safety data sheets. It aims at ensuring that information on physical hazards and toxicity from chemicals be available in order to enhance the protection of ...
REC TRANSP DANG GOODS #22 (R)

Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods (Russian language)

Model Regulations – 22nd Revised Edition (Vol. I & II)

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Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations (Russian)
11 Mar 2022
These Recommendations have been developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Council’s Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods in light of technical progress, the advent of new substances and materials, the exigencies of modern transport systems and, above all, the require...
REC TRANSP DANG GOODS #22 (C)

Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods (Chinese language)

Model Regulations – 22nd Revised Edition (Vol. I & II)

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Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations (Chinese)
15 Mar 2022
These Recommendations have been developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Council’s Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods in light of technical progress, the advent of new substances and materials, the exigencies of modern transport systems and, above all, the require...
REC REL TRANSP MERC PELIG #22

Recomendaciones relatives al transporte de mercancías peligrosas

Reglamentación modelo – 22a edición revisada (Vol. I & II)

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Recomendaciones Relativas al Transporte de Mercancías Peligrosas: Reglamentación Modelo
23 May 2022
El Reglamento Modelo cubre la clasificación de mercancías peligrosas y su listado, el uso, construcción, prueba y aprobación de embalajes y tanques portátiles, y los procedimientos de envío (marcado, etiquetado, rotulación y documentación). Su objetivo es garantizar un alto nivel de seguridad al ...
REC REL TRANSP MARCH DANG #22

Recommandations relatives au transport des marchandises dangereuses

Règlement type – 22ème édition révisée (Vol. I & II)

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Recommandations relatives au transport des marchandises dangereuses: Réglement Type
1 Jul 2021
Ces recommandations ont été élaborées par le Comité d'experts du Conseil économique et social des Nations Unies sur le transport des marchandises dangereuses à la lumière des progrès techniques, de l'avènement de nouvelles matières, des exigences des systèmes de transport modernes et, surtout, de...
REC TRANSP DANG GOODS #22

Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods

Model Regulations – 22nd Revised Edition (Vol. I & II)

Series:
Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations
1 Jul 2021
These Recommendations have been developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Council’s Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods in light of technical progress, the advent of new substances and materials, the exigencies of modern transport systems and, above all, the require...
WHITE PAPER BLOCKCHAIN TRADE FACIL

White Paper Blockchain in Trade Facilitation

27 Nov 2020
Blockchain technology is one of the most talked about topics in the sphere of information technology as well as in the facilitation of electronic business. The cryptocurrency Blockchain applications are well known and well-publicized, however, this technology has the potential to influence the wa...
INTL ACC & REPORTING ISSUES 2019

International Accounting and Reporting Issues - 2019 Review

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International Accounting and Reporting Issues
31 Dec 2020
This publication presents findings of surveys of implementation of the Guidance on Core Indicators for Entity Reporting on Contribution towards Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (GCI) conducted on the Dow 30 companies in the USA and the 30 companies that form the index of the Eg...
NEXUS SUST MOBILITY SMART CON (R)

UNECE Nexus: Sustainable Mobility and Smart Connectivity (Russian language)

3 Jun 2021
This publication reviews the challenges to and vital importance of mobility and connectivity within the ECE region, highlighting their role in the operation of an economy and in moving goods and people within and across borders. It further demonstrates that the digitalization of many of these pro...