International Trade Statistics offers an annual overview of the latest developments in world trade. The report provides detailed statistics on trade by region, merchandise trade by product, and trade in commercial services by category.
Each chapter begins with key development section identifying the most salient trends in the data and illustrating the with numerous charts and maps. There is also a methodological chapter that explain essential concepts and definitions used in compiling the statistics, and an appendi with detailed data on trade by region.
International Trade Statistics 2013 will be an invaluable reference for researchers, policymakers, and anyone interested in international trade.
A Message from the Director-General
Understanding International Trade Statistics
WTO Members and Observers
Composition of Geographical Regions
Economies by Size of Merchandise Trade
Economies by Size of Trade in Commercial Services
Abbreviations and Symbols
World Trade Developments
Trade in Commercial Services
Composition, Definitions & Methodology
Appendix: Historical Trends