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TradeCAN, MAGIC, and WITS Training

TradeCAN software

Both MAGIC and TradeCAN are analytical tools developed by the UN-ECLAC (United  Nations  Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean) with the purpose of measuring the ex post competitiveness of exports.

World Integrated Trade Solution (WITS) was developed by The World Bank, in close collaboration and consultation with the various International Organizations such as the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), International Trade Center (ITC), United Nations Statistical Division (UNSD) and the World Trade Organization (WTO). This software accesses and retrieves information on trade and tariffs.

This training is implemented by ECLAC Subregional Headquarters for the Caribbean in collaboration with the Subregional Headquarters in Mexico


Clients previously served:

  • Government officials of OECS
  • Guyana and Trinidad and Tobago


High-level government officials United Nations agencies Regional organizations and institutions


Increased awareness and discussion by Caribbean analysts and UN analysts on ECLAC’s analytical tools to measure ex post export competitiveness based on partial equilibrium analysis and simulation techniques.


Trade and Economic Development Unit: