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UN comtrade United Nations Commodity Trade Statistics Database - UN
International trade statistics data from over 140 reporter nations. The largest depository of international trade data; includes over 1.1 billion data records.
Direction of Trade Statistics - IMF
Available through ProQuest Statistical Datasets. Choose Browse By Source, choose International Monetary Fund and then Direction of Trade Statistics. Yearly, quarterly and monthly import and exort data is available online 1980-present.
Available in print Yearbooks for 1964-1980 (382.05 D598), 1981-present (382.021 D598). CD-ROM has annual and monthly data from 1980-present.
Direction of Trade Statistics Historical - IMF
Data from 1948-1980. Government Info Reference 382.05 D598 CD Historical.
Commodity Price Statistics Online - UNCTD
Monthly free-market prices and price indices starting in January 1960 for selected commodities that concern commodity-dependant countries. Please log out after using.
Commodity Trade Statistics - OEEC/OECD
Title has gone through many changes. 1959-present. All kept in GovInfo Supplemental Reference 382 F7142.
Foreign Trade Statistics - U.S. Census Bureau
Data on trade by commodity classifications, country balances, state export data.
Globstat - UNCTAD
Statistics on investment, trade, production, and information techonology.
International Trade Statistics- WTO
Provides detailed analysis and tables for 2005 (leading traders, trade by sector and product, regional trade, LDCs, etc.).
Latest year in Gov Info Reference 337.1 A6152; previous years in Supplemental Reference
Monthly Bulletin of Statistics - UN
Provides current monthly economic statistics for most countries and areas of the world; from the Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Statistical Division the United Nations. Print issues: 1947-present.
Latest issues in Gov Info Reference 310.5 U58m
TRAINS Database (Trade Analysis and Information System) -UNCTAD
A "comprehensive computerized information system at the HS-based tariff line level covering tariff, para-tariff and non-tariff measures as well as import flows by origin for more than 140 countries.