MONITORING & ASSESSING
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (LSCI)
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development | Trade ; Transport
The Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (LSCI) captures how well countries are connected to global shipping networks. It is computed by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) based on five components of the maritime transport sector: number of ships, their container-carrying capacity, maximum vessel size, number of services...
Time Release Study (TRS)
World Customs Organization | Trade
Developed by World Customs Organization (WCO), the Time Release Study (TRS) is a unique tool and method for measuring the performance of Customs activities as they directly relate to trade facilitation at the border. One of the methods used for the review of clearance procedures is to measure the average time taken between the arrival of the...