National Trade Databank (STAT-USA) (Login/password required -- in-Library use only)

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The National Trade Data Bank (NTDB) is the U. S. government's most comprehensive source of world-trade data.  It contains more than 160,000 documents (3 encyclopedias' worth of information).

Topics on the NTDB include export opportunities by industry, country, and product; foreign companies or importers looking for specific products; how-to market guides; demographic, political, and socio-economic conditions in hundreds of countries; and much more.

Updated monthly. 

Access the NTDB through the GLOBUS section of STAT-USA.

Publisher: U.S. Department of Commerce
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Vendor: STAT-USA
Coverage: Current
Content: Economic information from U.S. Federal Agencies
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Format: FT