Members discuss improving data collection on trade in essential goods to fight COVID-19

The Committee on Market Access held on 26 April the second experience-sharing session on COVID-19-related goods, with members reporting on how they have monitored and measured trade in essential goods to combat the pandemic. They also discussed ways to improve data collection at a time of crisis. In addition, members explored how to promote greater international cooperation to better track the trade flows of value chains for the manufacturing of essential COVID-19-related products.