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Sustainable Trade and Investment Key to Asia and the Pacific's Green Future

Greener trade and investment is crucial to tackling climate change in Asia and the Pacific and will require governments in the region to work together more closely, according to a new ADB report.

ADB Ranks Highly: Development Finance Institutions Transparency

ADB recognizes that eliminating poverty cannot be achieved without transparency and accountability. It shares information with people in Asia and the Pacific so they can participate in the bank’s development activities.

ADB has been rated the most transparent development finance institution (DFI) for sovereign operations in a newly launched DFI Transparency Index.

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Data and Statistics   ADB's Data and Statistics

Data and statistical analysis in the Asia and Pacific region contributes to knowledge generation in ADB, helping strengthen its institutional priorities and operational effectiveness in its developing member countries.

Merchandise Trade Value—Asia and the Pacific

Goods trade in the region continued to expand through the third quarter of 2022, but the momentum decelerated, in line with the global trend. Growth in Asia’s merchandise exports slowed to about 12% year-to-date, from 29% a year earlier.

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KIDB is ADB's central statistical database for macroeconomic and social indicators from across Asia and the Pacific.


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ADB focuses on sectors and themes that align with the commitment to eradicate poverty. The Bank’s work also spans across several development goals and cross-cutting initiatives.

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