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Table 3 Trade in manufactures by region (growth rates in percent) 1990–2008

From: Job creation and trade in manufactures: industry-level analysis across countries

Region SSA LAC MENA Asia CEE OECD Total
ln (X) 7.74 14.61 11.29 16.52 14.29 17.34 15.31
ΔX/X 14.74 13.19 16.61 12.34 14.63 5.45 10.41
X/Y 0.07 0.19 0.12 0.22 0.28 0.31 0.25
ln (HS) 6.18 7.30 6.01 6.34 6.67 6.92 6.75
ln (CX) 4.61 4.03 4.62 4.46 4.36 4.27 4.32
ln (M) 13.77 16.39 14.73 17.21 16.05 18.22 16.93
ΔM/M 11.84 9.78 12.38 11.09 15.71 5.39 9.74
M/(M + Y) 0.16 0.24 0.15 0.14 0.29 0.24 0.23
  1. Source: UN COMTRADE
  2. X export earnings, X/Y export to output ratio, HS number of six-digit HS export items in a four-digit industry, CX number of countries exporting the same HS code, M value of imports, M/(M + Y) import penetration ratio, Δ difference