Asia-Pacific Trade Facilitation Report 2024: Promoting Sustainability and Resilience of Global Value Chains

Publication | April 2024
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This report examines the progress of trade facilitation in Asia and the Pacific, highlights recent trends in paperless trade, and evaluates the impact of trade facilitation initiatives on trade costs and overall trade.

Price
  • US$32.00 (paperback)

Trade facilitation plays an increasingly important role in creating sustainable and resilient supply chains amid economic uncertainty caused by inward-looking trade policies, geopolitical conflicts, and the intensifying effects of climate change. The report includes a special chapter that discusses how trade facilitation, especially through digitalization, contributes to environmentally sustainable and disruption-resilient global value chains.

Contents

  • Digital and Sustainable Trade Facilitation
    • Trade Costs and Trade Facilitation in Asia and the Pacific: State of Play
    • Impact of Trade Facilitation on Trade
    • Conclusion and Way Forward
  • Theme Chapter: Promoting Sustainability and Resilience in Global Value Chains
    • Introduction
    • Background
    • Sustainability in Global Value Chains
    • Resilience in GVCs
    • Trade Facilitation for Sustainability and Resilience in GVCs
    • Conclusions and Policy Implications

Additional Details

Type
Subjects
  • Economics
  • Industry and trade
  • Regional cooperation and integration
Pages
  • 94
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • TCS240210-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9270-646-3 (print)
  • 978-92-9270-647-0 (PDF)
  • 978-92-9270-648-7 (ebook)

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