The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) in collaboration with the Commonwealth Hub and Spokes Programme, the OECS Commission and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Trade and Commerce will be holding a data analysis workshop for regional and local participants.
The workshop will comprise training in three software packages:
- Competitive Analysis of Nations (TradeCAN)
- Growth of International Commerce (MAGIC Plus)
- World Integrated Trade System (WITS)
These packages are used to analyze trade performance including evaluating market share, the technology intensity of exports, product specialization and competitiveness, among other indicators. The analysis of these indicators can assist trade experts, researchers and negotiators to better determine sectors and activities that are most competitive.
The workshop will be held from 14th – 16th November 2017, at Ministry of Foreign Affairs Conference Room. The programme commences at 9:00 am.