The Organization of American States` SICE database contains information on trade policy in North and South America, including comprehensive drafts of trade agreements applicable to the 34 OAS member countries, new and ongoing trade developments, information on national trade laws and links to international sources of information , regional and national trade policy. The WTO provides quantitative information on economic and trade policy issues. Its databases and publications provide access to data on trade flows, tariffs, non-tariff measures (NBMs) and value-added trade. From 1962 on, Wits provided access to international merchandise trade indicators and market access for 199 countries and 20 pre-defined groups. WITS allows users to retrieve and analyze business and tariff data. Convert data between different nomenclatures (harmonized system (SH) and standard International Trade Classification (CTCI). WiTS also includes a simulation tool to calculate the impact of tariff changes on trade flows, customs revenues and consumer well-being using partial balance modeling tools. In the next 5 chapters, you will quickly find the main statistics of the “North American Free Trade Agreement.” Eurostat provides users with data on transnational flows of goods and services, the added value of exports and investment for the 28 Member States of the European Union. The ARIC database is provided by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and provides information on regional cooperation and integration in the 48 member states of the ADB.
The data cover trade and investment flows, as well as trade intensity and export intensity indices from 1990 onset. Mass downloading of commercial data This ability allows users to download the main commercial statistical datasets as a whole into the I-TIP compressed I-TIP database. directly to the corresponding statistics. The FTA Toolkit provides a comparative analysis of free trade agreements concluded side by side. It compares certain chapters of free trade agreements, such as access to the goods market, trade facilitation, trade, public procurement and dispute resolution. The IMF provides access to trade and investment data through the following databases: Directorate of Trade Statistics (DOTS), Balance of Payments Statistics (BOPS) and International Financial Statistics (IFC). The data cover all 188 IMF members from 1948 onset and include transnational trade flows, international economic transactions and the international investment positions of member states. Negotiators of the Regional Trade and Investment Agreements (RTIAs) are the main target group of this scheme. Those with environmental backgrounds will have a mandate to protect the environment and may not have strong expertise on the impact that trade policy can have on that objective. Similarly, trade policy negotiators may be responsible for ensuring that the RTIA has strong environmental protection, but may not have extensive environmental expertise or how they are concerned with trade law and policy. This mechanism is intended to help the types of policy makers and those who formulate their respective mandates in the negotiations. It should also serve a wider audience interested in the interaction between trade and the green economy and the desire to assess the environmental performance of certain ITRs: non-governmental organizations, academics, private sector actors, intergovernmental organizations, etc.