World Trade Statistical Review 2020

World Trade Statistical Review 2020 looks into the latest developments in world trade, with a detailed analysis of the most recent trends for trade in goods and services.

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I. Introduction

  • Acknowledgements
  • A message from Director-General Roberto Azevêdo

II. Highlights of world trade in 2019

  • World trade in 2019
  • World merchandise trade in 2019
  • World exports of commercial services 2019
  • The world’s leading traders
  • Least-developed countries
  • Data in Excel format

III. World trade and GDP, 2019-20

  • World trade and GDP
  • Merchandise trade volume
  • Primary commodity prices
  • Exchange rates
  • Value of world trade
  • COVID-19 and trade
  • Outlook for 2020
  • Data in Excel format

IV. Shifting patterns in trade

  • Merchandise trade
  • Trade in services
  • Global supply chains for chemicals and pharmaceutical goods
  • Statistical reporting
  • Data in Excel format

V. Composition, definitions & methodology

  • Composition of geographical and economic groupings
  • Definitions and methodology
  • Specific notes for selected economies
  • Statistical sources
  • Abbreviations and symbols

VI. Statistical tables



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