Western and Central Africa
Eastern and Southern Africa
Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Enhanced economic cooperation among Commonwealth states could boost trade integration despite differences in terms of geographic location and economic development.This paper employs up to date trade statistics to analyse the export performances of the member states of the Commonwealth, recognising their differences in terms of levels of development and the business climate. Based on an assessment of prevailing market access conditions, it identifies policy options for a stronger intra-Commonwealth economic cooperation.
Publication Date: 08 Mar. 2013