UNCTAD new report: Creative Economy Outlook, presents stable growth in creative sector

The UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) publishes a new report: ‘Creative Economy Outlook: Trends in International Trade in Creative Industries’ The report demonstrates that growth in the creative sector remains stable. Even though global economy suffered from the financial crisis in 2008, the creative sector was not affected. The report states that China is the one of the economies that benefit the most from the creative sector. The data in the report are from 2002 to 2015, during this period the global market for creative goods rose from $208 billion to $509 billion.