Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: CB-076-001-1-1-United States-ACE-1992

Subject Area: Economic Processes and Indicators

Bibliographic Citation: USA trade online.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. Foreign Trade Division  [principal investigator(s)] / Washington, D.C.: American Council on Education  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USATradeOnline

Date Accessioned: 3/1/2011

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Users at UW-Madison can access USA Trade Online, http://www.usatradeonline.gov/ at the Wisconsin State Historical Society Library and the Memorial Library. Both are federal depository libraries. Please ask their government publications librarian's assistance to use this database. If you are at DISC, you can ask DISC staff to log in to USA Trade Online for you. Please note that it supports two simultaneous users at any given time. DISC internal note: login and password are in the pdr folder. They can not be shared with users.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 2/28/2011

Documentation: Online help and tutorials at the USA Trade Online site. To learn more about trade data, visit this International Trade Administration website, http://www.trade.gov/mas/ian/referenceinfo/tg_ian_001872.asp.

Abstract: USA Trade Online is hosted by the Foreign Trade Division of the U.S. Census Bureau. This database contains current and cumulative U.S. export and import data for over 18,000 export commodities and 24,000 import commodities. The Harmonized System (HS) up to the 10-digit level and the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) commodity classification codes up to the 6-digit level are available from this database. It has monthly and annual trade statistics at the district and port level, as well as state exports. Its level of detail includes information on Quantity, Value, Port Level Detail, Method of Transportation, Shipping Weight, and Market Level Ranking. Users can build customized reports and charts. Data can be downloaded in delimited, Excel and XML formats.

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