Classifying products and economic activities

DESA’s Statistics Division is organizing an Expert Group meeting on International Statistical Classifications on 13-15 May in New York

(UN Photo/Sophia Paris)The objective of the meeting is to agree on priorities and work arrangements for international classifications work over the next years.

It also aims to further the work on the implementation of recently revised classifications in the International Family of Statistical Classifications, such as the International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC) and the Central Product Classification (CPC), to review classifications currently under development and consider other issues relevant to the application and use of international standard classifications.

For more information:
Calendar of Events of DESA’s Statistics Division