UNCTAD takes the pulse of global goals
UNCTAD launched an online statistical review of the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on 25 June during its annual Trade Development Board meeting.
The SDG Pulse presents analyses for a range of indicators relevant to trade, investment, financing for development, debt, transport and technology.
Trade in services, Annual, 2018
UNCTAD updates its comprehensive trade in services dataset and launches its first release of the Trade in Services Annual Bulletin.
The Trade in Services Annual Bulletin monitors world services trade, focusing on the last years' developments, main regional trends and top traders. It provides a brief, yet manifold synthesis of the evolution of international trade by principal services and presents selected trade-partners information.
Digitally-deliverable services, 2017
At $2.7 trillion, services exports that can be delivered digitally are 5 times the value of ICT services exports, at $0.5 trillions in 2017.
Thanks to increasing access to information and communications technologies (ICTs), services exports of both ICT services and of digitally-deliverable services have been growing at 7 to 8% annually over the past decade.
These fact sheets provide a short summary overview for a selection of topics.