The Global Enabling Trade Report 2014. Published every two years, by the World Economic Forum the Global Enabling Trade Report assesses the quality of institutions; policies and services facilitating the free flow of goods over borders and to their destinations. At the core of the report, the Enabling Trade Index benchmarks the performance of 138 economies in four critical areas: market access; border administration; transport and communications infrastructure; regulatory and business environment. The report helps economies integrate global value chains and companies into their investment decisions. It informs policy dialogue and provides a tool to monitor progress on certain aspects of global trade.