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...
Global Connectedness Index (GCI)
DHL | Trade
The Global Connectedness Index (GCI) aims to provide comprehensive and timely account of the world’s global connectedness, covering 140 countries (as of 2016). Global connectedness is defined as the depth and breadth of a country’s integration with the rest of the world as manifested by its participation in international flows of products and...