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Goods trade values still rising in Q3 but volume dips: WTO

Trade volume fell 0.8% in Q3 after four consecutive quarters of strong expansionTrade value was up 24% year-on-year in Q3, weaker than...

WTO launches improved database on trade restrictions

The improved Quantitative Restrictions (QR) Database is an online platform to search and retrieve information on trade restrictions and prohibitions notified by...

WTO upgrades 2021 goods trade forecast on strong rebound

World merchandise trade volume is expected to grow 10.8% in 2021 and to slow to a 4.7% growth in 2022Quarterly trade growth...

Services trade recovery to extend into Q3—WTO

The Services Trade Barometer index has risen above the baseline value of 100, suggesting the continued recovery in the volume of services...

Intermediate goods exports from Asia rises 28% in Q1

Global exports of intermediate goods rose by 20% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2021, with exports from Asia increasing the mostChina...

WTO goods index hits record high as trade recovery strengthens

The latest goods barometer reading is the highest on record and up more than 20 points year-on-year The rise reflects both the...

Trade policy restraint helped limit COVID harm to global economy—WTO

Of the 384 COVID-19-related trade measures implemented by economies, 65% were trade-facilitating while 35% could be considered trade restrictive84% of the trade-restrictive...

Services trade slump persists but transport posts Q1 gains

Services trade fell 9% year-on-year in the first quarter after posting a 21% decline for the full year of 2020In contrast, global...

Goods trade continues recovery amid growing regional imbalance—WTO

World merchandise trade volume grew 4.3% year-on-year in the first quarter, and a bigger increase is expected in the second quarter due...

Goods trade recovery accelerating: WTO

The goods barometer rose to 109.7, nearly 10 points above the baseline value of 100 and up 21.6 points year-on-yearAll component indices...