This project, DataBase on R&D Internationalization in the Industrial sector among APEC member Economies, was endorsed at the 17th APEC/IST-WG meeting in August 99. Japan was the sponsoring economy for this study. Other three co-sponsoring economies are Korea, Russia and Thailand. This project is supported by Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry (METI), Japan.

A database for R&D Internationalization among APEC economies was developed and has been existence from 2000 to 2010. Project ended in 2010 and last updated on 1 June 2010

APEC Database Pages Developed by: Narayanan & Geeta

Links to key statistics

APEC Secretariat provides links to Indicators Database to facilitate detailed analysis of trade, financial and socio-economic trends in the Asia-Pacific region. The database includes over 120 economic, social and environmental indicators for APEC's member economies. Data are sourced from a range of reputable providers including The World Bank, International Monetary Fund and United Nations.
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  2. UIS Data for the Sustainable Development


Utmost care has been taken to recheck data/figures. However any human error should be excused due to the volume of the data received and analyzed. While every care has been taken in the preparation of this report and WEB database, no liability is accepted by the project sponsors for any statement or opinion or for any errors. The comments and opinions found in this report do not belong to sponsors. Utmost care has been taken to extract and abridge materials from public domain to maximise the benefits of the database. However, if there is any objection to its usage, please advise, so that it can be removed from the database.

Last revision: June 2010