English, PDF, 1,186kb
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development with the Sustainable Development Goals at its core calls to “(…) increase aid-for-trade support for developing countries, in particular least developed countries.” In response, the OECD Action Plan on the Sustainable Development Goals: Better Policies for 2030 also argues for further promoting aid for trade and ensuring that it supports the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.
English, PDF, 436kb
Over the past years, Indonesia has implemented a number of trade and investment measures to develop local industries and move its firms up the value chain, but these measures have raised concerns in many of its trading partners.
English, PDF, 191kb
3-page policy note covering the key messages from the OECD Policy Paper on Deep Provision in Regional Trade Agreements - How Multilateral Friendly.
English, PDF, 370kb
India’s foreign value added content of exports was 22% in 2009 (the second highest in the BRIICS after China), up from 10% in 1995, illustrating an increased fragmentation of production and integration into global value chains, into which India could integrate even better.
English, PDF, 566kb
Exports increasingly rely on imports, that is to say intermediate goods and services. This means that they consequently rely on value added in the countries that manufacture inputs into their export goods and services. Trade in value added (TiVA) is an approach used to estimate a breakdown of the value added–by country and industry– to a good or service produced for export or consumed in the domestic economy.
English, , 938kb
OECD-WTO brief on Aid for Trade: Is It Working?
English, , 317kb
Conclusions and recommendations from a major OECD study in response to the financial and economic crisis that started in 2008.
English, , 425kb
Trade in intermediate goods and services brings economic benefits but barriers can produce plant closures and job losses.
English, , 469kb
Trade can contribute on a sustained basis to productivity growth, quality job creation and increased consumer choice.
Français, , 220kb
Pour les particuliers aussi bien que pour les entreprises, les industries ou les régions, savoir s’adapter au changement est un gage de réussite dans l’économie mondiale moderne. Les nouvelles technologies font naître de nouvelles filières, et la libéralisation des échanges ouvre de nouveaux marchés et aiguise la concurrence. L’« ajustement structurel » ou l’adaptation aux mutations structurelles est un impératif si les économies