Tag: Trade Data

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11 Oct 19  News
Commonwealth trade ministerial: Reform WTO and resist protectionism Following a meeting in London, ministers from the 53 Commonwealth member countries declared their collective su...
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17 Sep 19  News
Underway, in Moscow: VI BRICS International Competition Conference Diarise: The JSE SA Trade Connect (22-23 October, Johannesburg) AfCFTA updates from Cape Town, Nairobi, Kinsha...
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06 Sep 19  News
Domestic resource mobilization: fighting against corruption and illicit financial flows (African Union) IFFs are widespread and secretive by nature. No one quite knows how to quan...
Botswana: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Botswana: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

30 Aug 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 In 2018, Botswana exported and imported goods to and from the rest of Africa goods to the value of US$903 million and US$4.5 billion, respectiv...
Egypt: Intra-African trade and tariff profile

Egypt: Intra-African trade and tariff profile

30 Aug 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 Between 2017 and 2018, intra-Africa exports and imports increased by 30% and 15%, respectively. The increase in intra-Africa exports can mainly...
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30 Aug 19  News
TICAD7: outcome documents Yokohama Declaration 2019: Advancing Africa’s Development through People, Technology and Innovation We underscore the importance of private secto...
Cape Verde: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Cape Verde: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

30 Aug 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 Cape Verde mainly trades with countries outside of the African continent. In 2018, intra-Africa exports were only US$120 000 accounting for 0.2...
Ghana: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Ghana: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

30 Aug 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 In 2018, Ghana exported and imported goods to and from the rest of Africa to the value of US$2.5 billion and US$1.2 billion, respectively. Intr...
Mauritania: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Mauritania: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

30 Aug 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 In 2018, Mauritania exported and imported goods to and from the rest of Africa to the value of US$234 million and US$285 million, respectively....
Africa’s trade data challenges – are commodities and areas not elsewhere specified and exports as ship stores and bunkers inexplicable inconsistencies in the data?

Africa’s trade data challenges – are commodities and areas not elsewhere specified and exports as ship stores and bunkers inexplicable inconsistencies in the data?

26 Aug 19  Publications
Missing data and inaccuracies have meant that significant gaps in the trade data for unspecified commodities and trade with unspecified partners exist in many African countries. Wh...
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19 Aug 19  News
The High-Level Policy Dialogue, Harnessing the benefits of the AfCFTA for a Ghana Beyond Aid, opened today in Accra: “Execute your watchdog role effectively”: Akufo-Addo tells...
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16 Aug 19  News
The 39th SADC Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government starts tomorrow in Dar es Salaam. It concludes on Sunday. A selection of updates: SADC Council of Ministers mee...
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08 Aug 19  News
The 39th Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of SADC, and preceding meetings, starts tomorrow in Dar es Salaam, ending on 18 August Funding the AfCFTA Secretariat...
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06 Aug 19  News
4th SADC Industrialisation Week: selected updates President Magufuli pushes for intra-African trade. Opening the 4th SADC Industrialisation Week and Exhibition in Dar es Salaa...
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01 Aug 19  News
Today’s featured tweets, by Lily Sommer, are on the @ATPC2 and @afreximbank coordination meeting on informal cross border trade: A single harmonised continental framework for co...
Introducing Data Science Techniques for Trade Analysis: With Applications in Knime

Introducing Data Science Techniques for Trade Analysis: With Applications in Knime

31 Jul 19  Publications
‘Data science’ refers to a growing body of knowledge around the acquisition, manipulation, visualisation, analysis and reporting; usually by means of analysis tools or platform...
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29 Jul 19  News
Diarise: The launch of UNCTAD’s Digital Economy Report 2019 (4 August) Featured infographic, @martinslabber: “Good news, as South Africa’s total trade with Germany increases...
Ivory Coast: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Ivory Coast: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

25 Jul 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 In 2018, Ivory Coast exported and imported goods to the value of US$2.86 billion and US$2.5 billion, respectively to and from the rest of Afric...
Uganda: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Uganda: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

25 Jul 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 In 2018, Uganda exported and imported goods to the value of US$1.6 billion and US$1.4 billion, respectively to and from the rest of Africa. Int...
Tanzania: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Tanzania: Intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

25 Jul 19  Resource
Intra-Africa trade profile for 2018 Tanzania’s trade composition with Africa is relatively concentrated in a few products in terms of exports while relatively diversified when i...