Markets and Trade

The State of Agricultural Commodity Markets 2022

The geography of good and agricultural trade: Policy approaches for sustainable development

Year of publication2022
AbstractThis edition of The State of Agricultural Commodity Markets (SOCO) discusses how trade policies, based on both multilateral and regional approaches, can address today’s challenges for sustainable development. Trade policies in food and agriculture should aim to safeguard global food security, address the trade-offs between economic and environmental objectives, and strengthen the resilience of the global agrifood system to shocks, such as conflicts, pandemics and extreme weather.
Available inEnglish
ThemeContemporary Global Issues
Product typeBook (stand-alone)
SeriesThe State of Agricultural Commodity Markets (SOCO)
Areas of workEmerging Trends, Challenges and Opportunities