Contact information
International Merchandise Trade Statistics (IMTS) Section
  International Merchandise Trade Statistics (IMTS)
  Methodology IMTS
  UN Expert Group on IMTS
Database UN Comtrade
  Data collection
Analytical tables/ publications(IMTS)
International cooperation and workshops (IMTS)
International Trade in Services Section
  Statistics of International Trade in Services (SITS)
  Methodology SITS
  Database UN ServiceTrade
    Data collection
  International cooperation and workshops (SITS)
    Task Force on SITS (TFSITS)
  Task Force (TFSITS) Newsletter
  Tourism Statistics
  International cooperation and workshops
    UN Expert Group on Tourism Statistics (EGTS)
Additional Activities
  Distributive Trade Statistics (DTS)
  Methodology DTS
  International cooperation and workshops (DTS)
  UN Expert Group on DTS
  Related Links
  Compilation of Basic Economic Statistics
  Economic Census
  International cooperation and workshops (BES)

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Regional Seminar on International Trade Statistics

Amman, Jordan, 12-14 June 2012

Background Readings


Global Forum on Trade Statistics

- Global Forum on Trade Statistics, Report
- Global Forum on Trade Statistics, Vision 2020
Trade and Global Value Chains
  - Trade patterns and global value chains in East Asia , WTO and IDE-JETRO

Global Statistical System

  - International Merchandise Trade Statistics: Concepts and Definitions 2010 (IMTS 2010)
  - Manual on Statistics of International Trade in Services 2010 (MSITS 2010)

International Classifications

  - Report of the May 2011 meeting of the Expert Group on Classifications
  - Central Product Classification, version 2.0
  - International Standard Classification of all Economic Activities (ISIC), Revision 4
  - Detailed correspondence of EBOPS 2010 and CPC 2.0

Trade and Enterprise statistics

  - International Sourcing, Statistics Denmark
  - Internationalisation Monitor 2010, Statistics Netherlands
  - Firm level analysis of international trade in services: the case of Austria,
Bank for International Settlements

Dissemination of International Trade Statistics

  - UNSD electronic publications
  - UN Comtrade database
  - UN ServiceTrade database
  - International trade statistics knowledge base
  - Eurostat
    - Merchandise trade
- Trade in services
  - OECD
    - Merchandise trade
      International Trade by Commodity Statistics (ITCS)
Monthly Statistics of International Trade (MSIT)

Trade in Services

      Trade in Services (TIS): EBOPS 2002 - EBOPS 2010
Trade in Services by Partner (TISP) EBOPS 2002 - EBOPS 2010