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Indicator 17.11.1: Developing countries’ and least developed countries’ share of global exports
Target 17.11: Significantly increase the exports of developing countries, in particular with a view to doubling the least developed countries’ share of global exports by 2020
|International organisations(s) responsible for global monitoring||
International Trade Centre (ITC)
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
The World Trade Organization (WTO)
Improvements in the transfer of environmental goods and services (target 17.7). If the indicator is disaggregated by level of processing of the traded products (raw materials, semi-processed and processed) or by the level of diversification of the products exported, it could be also used to measure progress in productivity and diversification (target 8.2).