Japan and Singapore have the world's most powerful passports, according to the Henley Passport Index, allowing them to enter 192 countries without a visa.
Components of the IMF's purchasing managers' index show how supply chain disruptions have developed during the pandemic.
This monthly roundup brings you a selection of the latest news and updates on global trade, from the World Economic Forum's trade team.
This white paper is a preliminary inquiry into the effects of DSTs on trade, investment and competition, drawing from multistakeholder interviews and a survey of firms facing these measures.
OPEC members have further diversified their export portfolio in recent years, with petroleum products making up only 43% of OPEC exports in 2020.
Global trade drives the world economy, but it is subject to constant change from economic, political and environmental forces.
Trade policy needs to evolve to meet global challenges. Here's how world leaders can ensure trade helps grow economies, reduce poverty and empower people.
An estimated 90% of the world’s goods are transported by sea, with the average size of a container ship doubling in the past 20 years, some capable of hauling 24,000 containers.
30 CEOs and Chairpersons from five continents have called on world leaders to re-engage on trade reform.
This analysis explores some key ways that countries can more effectively support export diversification and complexity, through a policy-driven approach.
China overtook the US as the EU's largest trade partner in terms of goods in the second quarter of 2021, with the share of imports from Switzerland increasing.
A coalition of leading firms have co-created a comprehensive corporate system to highlight the need for an aligned and consistent ESG reporting system.
A new vision for the global trading system must encompass equitable access to the benefits of trade for all sections of society.
Businesses are increasingly committed to pursuing emissions reductions. Trade policy must do more to accelerate this shift. A new report explains how.
For this report, the World Economic Forum, in collaboration with Clifford Chance, interviewed representatives from more than 30 companies to better understand how trade can support climat...