WTO releases update to statistical profiles on trade in value-added for 66 economies

The WTO on 30 March released statistical profiles covering 66 economies, which reveal the domestic and foreign value-added contents in exports and the interconnectedness of the world’s economies. The latest set of “Trade in Value-Added and Global Value Chains” profiles includes, for the first time, reports for Lao People’s Democratic Republic and Myanmar and an expanded section on trade in intermediate products.