International Trade



QUICK INDEX: Related and Supporting Sites:

Internet Sites:

Federation of International Trade Associations (FITA)

The International Trade / Import-Export Portal is the official Web site of the Federation of International Trade Associations (FITA).
FITA's goal for this site is:
- To provide the most content-rich international trade site
- To provide a comprehensive global trade shop featuring goods and services needed by those involved in international trade.

Prof. J. Sullivan's Resource Page for INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 300

Trade and Development Centre

This site is for anyone interested in social and economic development and how these are related to trade. It offers information, analysis and comment on these issues and an opportunity to exchange views. Who runs it? The Trade and Development Centre is run jointly by the World Trade Organization and the World Bank's Economic Development Institute, under a programme called Information Technologies for Development (ITD)

International Economics [Helsinki]

Glossary of Foreign Trade Jargon

World Trade Organization

International Trade Administration [U.S.Department of Commerce]

U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services Highlights

U.S. Census International Trade Statistics

Foreign Trade Database, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

MISER provides the most current data about the states from which exports originate. Export figures are based on shippers export declarations to the Department of Commerce. Data are available by two-digit SIC code, country of destination, dollar value, weight, and method of transportation. Annual and quarterly data are available from 1988 to the present.

International Trade Data Users Inc. (Franklin Lakes, N.J.)

Internet Resources on International Trade Internet Resources on International Economics & Business. International Trade: Theory and Policy. World Trade and the U.S. Economy (Overview and Current Data) Glossary of Foreign Trade Jargon. Comparative Advantage and the Gains from Trade.

QMIB: Québec Mexico Information Bank (State University of New York) "is a business and trade information source about Québec and Mexico, consolidating information and assembling data not previously accessible through a single electronic source. The QMIB is of particular interest and use to academic institutions, businesses and other organizations for research purposes and in practical applications."

International Trade Resources (old)

International Trade Resources (new)

A Summary of the Final Act of the Uruguay Round

Developing countries and the Uruguay Round: An overview

Geneva (United Nations Trade Point Development Project) || we have a mirror site in the US

NAFTA Resources

North American Market and Nafta North American Market and NAFTA. Contents. Canada at the Heart of North America's Regional Markets. Canada-U.S. Trade: A Tradition of Preferential Access. The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

Trade Flow Data between Canada, USA and Mexico. (Surface Transborder Commodity Data, Bureau of Transportation Statistics)

U.S. International Trade Statistics (U.S.Census)

Letter of Credit Flowchart. These are the steps involved in a letter of credit.

Washington Council on International Trade

"The State of Washington is the most trade-dependent in the nation, and in 1999, the Puget Sound region was found to be the most export-dependent U.S. metropolitan area."
"The Council is a non-profit association of businesses, consular groups, academia, and private individuals. WCIT provides trade awareness on key federal and state trade-related issues."

Fair Trade Sites: [incl. social & environmental issues related to trade]