Global carbon markets post 14% increase in value in 2022, despite 21% drop in volume –analysts

Published 15:54 on February 7, 2023  /  Last updated at 16:17 on February 7, 2023  / Alessandro Vitelli /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Aviation/CORSIA, Canada, CBAM, China, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Nature-based, New Zealand, South Korea, Switzerland, UK ETS, US

Global carbon markets expanded for a fourth straight year in 2022, reaching €865 billion ($924 bln) in value despite a near-20% drop in the number of transactions as prices in the main markets reached their highest ever levels, according to analysts in a report published on Tuesday.
Global carbon markets expanded for a fourth straight year in 2022, reaching €865 billion ($924 bln) in value despite a near-20% drop in the number of transactions as prices in the main markets reached their highest ever levels, according to analysts in a report published on Tuesday.


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