OECD Home › Trade and Agriculture Directorate › Services trade › Latest Documents
English, PDF, 729kb
Download the Guide to the Services Trade Restrictiveness Index Policy Simulator in PDF format.
Chinese, PDF, 344kb
A two-page OECD summary and analysis of the Services Trade Restrictiveness Index results for China in Mandarin Chinese.
The services trade restrictiveness sector notes let you explore and compare restrictiveness in 18 services sectors across 40 countries including OECD members and key partners Brazil, Russia, India, Indonesia, China and South Africa.
The services trade restrictiveness country notes allow you to explore restrictiveness for 40 different countries including OECD members and key partners Brazil, Russia, India, Indonesia, China and South Africa.
The services trade restrictiveness database allows you to explore in detail all of the indicators and data points that are used to construct the services trade restrictiveness index and develop policy recommendations.
The policy simulator for the Services Trade Restrictiveness Index allows you to evaluate the impact of policy changes on services trade restrictiveness across countries and sectors.
The services trade restrictiveness country comparison allows you to explore restrictiveness for countries across different sectors and compare them with other countries in the database.
The Services Trade Restrictiveness Index helps policy makers identify barriers to international trade and implement measures to make services markets more open and more efficient.
Global value chains (GVCs) have become a dominant feature of world trade and investment, offering new prospects for growth, development and jobs, according to a new joint report by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
The potential multilateralisation of government procurement commitments in regional trade agreements (RTAs) presents many issues and challenges. To what extent do RTAs go beyond the 2012 revised Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA), and how do they differ among trading partners? This report surveys 47 RTAs in force with government procurement provisions where an OECD member is a party.