Continued from Part 1. The following are additional excerpts from the “Catalogue of WEB Data Services on Global Trade” written by C. Versino, M. Tsukanova, G.G.M. Cojazzi, circa 2010 on behalf of European Commission Joint Research Centre Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen. A copy of the complete 90 page survey may be download from our WorldTradeDaily.com Google docs site.
INFODRIVE: Service by InfoDriveIndia, primarily on customs data for Indian trade. Large coverage in terms of number of customs ports. Also re-seller of customs data for: US imports, UK imports, China imports and exports. Pay service.
PIERS: Import and export information on cargoes moving through ports in the U.S., Latin America, and Asia. Pay service.
STATISTIKA VED: Russian service providing transactional data on import and export from Russia, Ukraine, China, Kazakhstan, Belorussia and Moldova. Records available only in Russian. Pay service.
TIPS: Indian import and export customs data. Pay service.
THE DATAMYNE: Transactions and statistical monthly data with multi-national coverage. They missed the link, but its here.
TRADEIQ/TRADEVIEW: TradeIQ: US import transactional data, searchable by Bill of Lading data. TradeView: import/export statistical data.
TRADE MAP: Statistical trade data for 220 countries and territories on Harmonized System products. Trade data is also available at the tariff line level for more than 120 countries and on a quarterly and monthly basis for about 50 countries. Pay service.
UN COMTRADE: Statistical trade data with worldwide coverage. Maintained by United Nations in cooperation with the OECD. Free access service.
URUNET: Customs data for South-American countries. Pay service.
USA TRADE ONLINE: Created by STAT-USA and the U.S. Census Bureau’s Foreign Trade Division, it provides monthly and cumulative U.S. export and import data using several product nomenclatures. Pay service.
Other trade data services:
IMPORT GENIUS – Searchable transactional database covering all ocean container imports entering the United States.
ITC – Provided by the United States International Trade Commission, US import & export data.
SINOIMEX – According to a country of interest, this website provides statistical/transactional data on a country’s imports/exports as well as detailed data on a country’s importers/ exporters.
TRADE DATA ONLINE – Statistics Canada and the U.S. Census Bureau service on Canada and US import and export.
WITS. Statistical data on trade with worldwide coverage. World Integrated Trade Solution (WITS) was developed by the World Bank, UNCTAD and UNSD. It gives access to trade and tariffs data compilations. It is based on various databases: COMTRADE, TRAINS, IDB and CTS.
“This document is a catalogue of WEB services providing data on global trade. It updates to March 2010 the first edition published in 2007. Each service is described in the catalogue according to a form specifying data fields, geographical coverage, temporal span, search criteria and reporting facilities on data records. The information has been derived from WEB sites, email contacts with service providers, trial runs, and interviews with users.”