Price multiplier for different coverage levels
The figures listed below represent the percent mark-up of traded goods due to transportation costs.
For example, in AFRO D at a population coverage level of 80%, the mark-up is 1.455, or 45.5% above the international price for tradable goods.
For details on methods used see:
|Price multiplier for different coverage levels*|
|Region Name||Base CIF/FOB Ratio**||50% Coverage||80% Coverage||95% Coverage||100% Coverage|
* indicating the costs of transportation of traded good to final destination. ** CIF: Cost, Insurance and Freight - A trade term requiring the seller to arrange for the carriage of goods by sea to a port of destination, and provide the buyer with the documents necessary to obtain the goods from the carrier FOB: Free on Board - A trade term requiring the seller to deliver goods on board a vessel designated by the buyer. The seller fulfills his obligations to deliver when the goods have passed over the ship's rail