Control of international distribution

scale 1-7, 2007–2017

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    2007 Ranking
    1. Iceland 5.48
    2. Switzerland 5.46
    3. Germany 5.41
    4. South Korea 5.36
    5. France 5.35
    6. Netherlands 5.34
    7. United States 5.28
    8. Austria 5.26
    9. Japan 5.25
    10. Syria 5.15
    11. Finland 5.09
    12. Sweden 5.08
    13. United Kingdom 5.07
    14. Denmark 5.06
    15. Indonesia 5.03
    16. Taiwan 5.03
    17. Malaysia 5.02
    18. Israel 4.92
    19. Saudi Arabia 4.91
    20. Kuwait 4.79
    21. Hong Kong 4.77
    22. Norway 4.74
    23. Canada 4.72
    24. Tunisia 4.69
    25. Luxembourg 4.68
    26. Italy 4.61
    27. Turkey 4.60
    28. Egypt 4.60
    29. Belgium 4.59
    30. Chile 4.58
    31. India 4.56
    32. South Africa 4.52
    33. Slovenia 4.48
    34. Australia 4.46
    35. Mauritius 4.46
    36. Cyprus 4.44
    37. New Zealand 4.43
    38. Lithuania 4.41
    39. United Arab Emirates 4.40
    40. Spain 4.38
    41. Bahrain 4.36
    42. Jordan 4.35
    43. Oman 4.34
    44. Qatar 4.31
    45. Senegal 4.30
    46. Ukraine 4.30
    47. Singapore 4.29
    48. Croatia 4.27
    49. Brazil 4.26
    50. Nigeria 4.25
    51. Panama 4.22
    52. Sri Lanka 4.21
    53. Kyrgyzstan 4.18
    54. Ireland 4.17
    55. Malta 4.15
    56. Portugal 4.14
    57. Azerbaijan 4.14
    58. Ethiopia 4.11
    59. Peru 4.11
    60. Tajikistan 4.07
    61. Kazakhstan 4.06
    62. Greece 4.04
    63. China 4.04
    64. Estonia 4.03
    65. Thailand 4.03
    66. Morocco 4.01
    67. Barbados 4.01
    68. Albania 3.99
    69. Philippines 3.98
    70. Mexico 3.96
    71. Benin 3.94
    72. El Salvador 3.94
    73. Poland 3.92
    74. Romania 3.91
    75. Bulgaria 3.90
    76. Kenya 3.88
    77. Jamaica 3.88
    78. Latvia 3.87
    79. Costa Rica 3.86
    80. Gambia 3.85
    81. Guyana 3.84
    82. Guatemala 3.82
    83. Colombia 3.82
    84. Uruguay 3.81
    85. Serbia 3.79
    86. Slovakia 3.78
    87. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 3.75
    88. Libya 3.74
    89. Trinidad and Tobago 3.73
    90. Russia 3.72
    91. Mali 3.72
    92. Czech Republic 3.70
    93. Mauritania 3.70
    94. Burkina Faso 3.69
    95. Pakistan 3.68
    96. Ecuador 3.63
    97. Algeria 3.60
    98. Honduras 3.59
    99. Tanzania 3.59
    100. Puerto Rico 3.54
    101. Uganda 3.54
    102. Dominican Republic 3.53
    103. Zimbabwe 3.51
    104. Nepal 3.51
    105. Argentina 3.49
    106. Bangladesh 3.49
    107. Montenegro 3.49
    108. Hungary 3.47
    109. Cameroon 3.45
    110. Nicaragua 3.45
    111. Venezuela 3.45
    112. Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.44
    113. Vietnam 3.38
    114. Madagascar 3.32
    115. Mozambique 3.30
    116. Namibia 3.26
    117. Burundi 3.18
    118. Botswana 3.17
    119. Armenia 3.17
    120. Cambodia 3.12
    121. Georgia 3.09
    122. Paraguay 3.04
    123. Bolivia 3.04
    124. Mongolia 3.03
    125. Chad 2.91
    126. Zambia 2.82
    127. Timor Leste 2.74
    128. Lesotho 2.45
    2017 Ranking
    1. United States 5.71
    2. Germany 5.53
    3. Sweden 5.51
    4. Netherlands 5.45
    5. Japan 5.45
    6. Switzerland 5.36
    7. Hong Kong 5.32
    8. United Kingdom 5.31
    9. South Korea 5.21
    10. Austria 5.20
    11. Finland 5.11
    12. United Arab Emirates 5.08
    13. France 5.06
    14. Israel 5.03
    15. Denmark 4.98
    16. Norway 4.96
    17. Luxembourg 4.92
    18. Malaysia 4.90
    19. Qatar 4.86
    20. New Zealand 4.82
    21. Belgium 4.77
    22. Iceland 4.64
    23. Canada 4.63
    24. Guinea 4.56
    25. Singapore 4.56
    26. Ireland 4.55
    27. Australia 4.53
    28. India 4.46
    29. China 4.43
    30. Italy 4.35
    31. Spain 4.34
    32. Saudi Arabia 4.31
    33. Indonesia 4.30
    34. Bahrain 4.30
    35. Azerbaijan 4.24
    36. Mauritius 4.21
    37. Czech Republic 4.18
    38. South Africa 4.15
    39. Taiwan 4.14
    40. Lithuania 4.13
    41. Slovenia 4.12
    42. Lebanon 4.09
    43. Panama 4.08
    44. Thailand 4.03
    45. Mexico 4.02
    46. Tajikistan 4.00
    47. Guatemala 3.95
    48. Chile 3.94
    49. Trinidad and Tobago 3.91
    50. Latvia 3.90
    51. Oman 3.88
    52. Jordan 3.84
    53. Brazil 3.84
    54. Malta 3.83
    55. Turkey 3.83
    56. Portugal 3.79
    57. Kuwait 3.79
    58. Greece 3.77
    59. Estonia 3.77
    60. Philippines 3.76
    61. Poland 3.75
    62. Kenya 3.73
    63. Jamaica 3.72
    64. Vietnam 3.69
    65. Cyprus 3.69
    66. Hungary 3.68
    67. Pakistan 3.66
    68. Russia 3.66
    69. Colombia 3.64
    70. Croatia 3.64
    71. Morocco 3.61
    72. Laos 3.59
    73. Armenia 3.58
    74. Sri Lanka 3.56
    75. Slovakia 3.56
    76. Dominican Republic 3.55
    77. Rwanda 3.49
    78. Mauritania 3.49
    79. Tunisia 3.48
    80. El Salvador 3.46
    81. Ethiopia 3.46
    82. Costa Rica 3.45
    83. Ghana 3.45
    84. Peru 3.44
    85. Senegal 3.43
    86. Georgia 3.42
    87. Honduras 3.40
    88. Iran 3.38
    89. Bulgaria 3.34
    90. Namibia 3.33
    91. Serbia 3.32
    92. Egypt 3.28
    93. Mali 3.28
    94. Montenegro 3.26
    95. Ukraine 3.26
    96. Paraguay 3.26
    97. Cameroon 3.25
    98. Kazakhstan 3.20
    99. Argentina 3.20
    100. Albania 3.18
    101. Tanzania 3.17
    102. Lesotho 3.17
    103. Seychelles 3.17
    104. Botswana 3.17
    105. Brunei 3.16
    106. Burundi 3.14
    107. Bangladesh 3.12
    108. Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.09
    109. Uruguay 3.08
    110. Zambia 3.07
    111. Bhutan 3.05
    112. Ecuador 3.03
    113. Liberia 3.03
    114. Nepal 3.01
    115. Cambodia 3.00
    116. Gambia 3.00
    117. Sierra Leone 2.99
    118. Cape Verde 2.99
    119. Uganda 2.96
    120. Moldova 2.96
    121. Benin 2.95
    122. Mongolia 2.94
    123. Nicaragua 2.89
    124. Swaziland 2.88
    125. Algeria 2.87
    126. Nigeria 2.87
    127. Mozambique 2.82
    128. Romania 2.71
    129. Malawi 2.68
    130. Madagascar 2.68
    131. Kyrgyzstan 2.67
    132. Yemen 2.64
    133. Venezuela 2.63
    134. Congo (Kinshasa) 2.45
    135. Zimbabwe 2.43
    136. Chad 2.41
    137. Haiti 2.15

    This index represents the average score from 1-7 given by a large sample group in a particular country in response to the following question: “To what extent are international distribution and marketing from your country owned and controlled by domestic companies?” (1 = not at all-they take place through foreign companies, 7 = to a great extent-they are primarily owned and controlled by domestic companies).

    Source: World Economic Forum