International Yearbook of Industrial Statistics 2013

International Yearbook of Industrial Statistics 2013

International Yearbook of Industrial Statistics series

UNIDO

A unique and comprehensive source of information, this book is the only international publication providing economists, planners, policymakers and business people with worldwide statistics on current performance and trends in the manufacturing sector.

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UNIDO

Subjects: economics and finance, industrial organisation

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© United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) 2013 All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical or photocopying, recording, or otherwise without the prior permission of the publisher. Published by Edward Elgar Publishing Limited The Lypiatts 15 Lansdown Road Cheltenham Glos GL50 2JA UK Edward Elgar Publishing, Inc. The William Pratt House 9 Dewey Court Northampton Massachusetts 01060-3815 USA A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library The description and classification of countries, economies and territories in this publication and the arrangement of the material do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area, or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries, or regarding its economic system or degree of development. The designation “country, economy or area” covers countries, economies, territories, cities and areas. The designation “region, country, economies or area” extends the preceding one by including groupings of entities designated as “country, economy or area”. Designations such as “industrialized” and “developing and emerging industrial” economies are intended for statistical convenience and do not necessarily expressa judgement about the stage reached by a particular country, economy or area in the development process. ISBN 978 1 78195 564 2 ISSN 1025-8493 Printed and bound by MPG Books Group, UK