Analysis of Manufacturing Cooperation among BRICS Member States Based on Value Added Trade

Siqing Hao
2018 Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Social Science and Education Reform (ICSSER 2018)   unpublished
By means of Trade in Value Added Database (TIVA), this paper measures the global value chain participation and position index of the manufacturing industry in BRICS countries and compares it with the developed countries to assess the depth of the BRICS manufacturing industries embedded in the global value chain. According to the European Union's World Input-Output Database (WIOD), the foreign value-added ratio in final output of the BRICS countries and the evolution of its internal cooperation
more » ... ternal cooperation are measured. In the end, the following conclusions are drawn: (1) Except for Brazil, other BRICS countries have lower status in the global value chain; (2) Although the foreign value added from the member countries in the manufacturing industry is low, internal cooperation is closer than ever; (3) Manufacturing links between India and Brazil are closer than those of other member states.
doi:10.2991/icsser-18.2018.21 fatcat:msacbqamlbcszc5mb6ojvmnbri