UN Comtrade

New eresouce: UN Comtrade

A teenager wears torn rubber boots in a muddy local market in Bac Ha, Viet Nam. As of 2005 figures, half the world population – more than 3 billion people – is estimated to live on less than $2.50 a day. Poverty in Vietnam, United Nations Photostream on Flickr

The Marshall Library, Faculty of Economics and Cambridge University Library are pleased to announce a joint subscription to UN Comtrade from the United Nations Statistics Division, granting premium access to economics researchers in Cambridge.

UN Comtrade currently provides commodity trade data for all available countires and areas since 1962, containing c. 1.75 billion records.  Premium access allows bulk download of millions of records and added personalization.

Access UN Comtrade on or off campus via this link or the eresources Economics and Business and management studies subject pages.