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15 Apr 2009  |  North America
The notion of carbon trading has gained importance since the Kyoto Protocol came into existence in 2005 mandating lower emissions from developed nations. Carbon has therefore become a tradable commodity under the emissions trading mechanism and is used as a credit which can be bought and sold in the carbon markets worldwide. In the wake of the curr...
29 Aug 2011  |  Africa
Economic growth is primarily driven by fuel and mineral exports in many countries in the African region. Increased trade and investment cooperation and free trade agreements among the African countries have contributed to falling trade barriers and improved trade relations in the region. Europe and North America remain major destinations for export...
22 Aug 2011  |  Asia Pacific
Earthquake and tsunami that followed earthquake have caused severe damages to coastal areas and industrial centers in Japan. Several industries were affected including transportation, energy, agriculture, tourism, and manufacturing. This resulted in power shortages, supply chain disruption, reduction of business activity and tourism, and drop in co...
01 Mar 2012  |  Asia Pacific
China has moved from a fixed exchange rate regime to a floating rate by pegging its currency to a basket of currencies in 2005. Since then, the value of yuan has become a central issue affecting global trade environment, because the yuan is considered to be undervalued by China's major trading partners. Due to the global slowdown, China has given ...
15 Jul 2008  |  Asia Pacific
07 Feb 2012  |  Global
Personal Protective EquipmentDecision Support Database offers insight into the global PPE market potential through statistics on Enterprise Demographics, Employment and Workplace injury statistics, Road accident trends and key automotive market numerics.
10 Jul 2002  |  Global
03 Apr 2012  |  Global