Pre-Packaged Goods: Regulations, Rationale and Potential Economic Benefits

Dr Rifan Ardianto


Over the last two decades, trade of goods has moved from commodities sold in bulk forms to pre-packaged goods. Globally, traded pre-packaged goods are estimated to account for more than 75% of the total value of traded commodities.

In this policy brief document, learn more about the sector and the ever-increasing role of metrology within it. Guidance and suggestions for policymakers are included, as well as an impactful example from Indonesia.