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The international organisations (custodian agencies) that are responsible for the respective SDG-indicator publish methodological guidelines for the calculation of the indicator - so-called global metadata.

Displayed here are the national time series that fit the global metadata best as well as their comparability with the global metadata. Please find further methodical and country-specific information of the time series in the related national metadata.

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators. Global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Target name

Implement the principle of special and differential treatment for developing countries, in particular least developed countries, in accordance with World Trade Organization agreements

Indicator name

Proportion of tariff lines applied to imports from least developed countries and developing countries with zero-tariff

Designated tier

Tier I

Custodian agency

International Trade Centre (ITC)
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
World Trade Organization (WTO)

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