On Monday, July 30, 2018, the World Trade Organization (WTO) released new resources regarding trends in global trade. The resources issued by the WTO are the latest editions of the annual publications of World Trade Statistical Review, Trade Profiles and World Tariff Profiles.
World Trade Statistical Review provides an in-depth analysis of trends in global trade, including the types of goods and services being traded.
Trade Profiles provides a concise overview of global trade by providing key indicators on trade for 197 economies and highlighting the breakdown of exports and imports for each economy.
World Tariff Profiles is a joint publication of the WTO, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the International Trade Centre (ITC). The publication provides comprehensive information on the tariffs and non-tariff measures imposed by over 170 countries and customs territories.
Additional information about the publications and additional data can be found on the WTO’s website with links to download the publications.