Conventional international trade statistics offer a picture of trade flows between countries, broken down by types of goods and services. While this is an important input for trade analyses, these data do not offer insights into the actors, or the types of firms, that are actually engaged in cross-border trade. The OECD Trade by Enterprise Characteristics (TEC) data do provide such information.
Trade by Enterprise Characteristics (TEC) contains international annual trade in goods data broken down by different categories of enterprises.
Global trade slowdown continues in Q4 2015
G20 total international merchandise trade continues to fall in Q3 2015
The workshop will discuss the first results of the OECD Secretariat’s work on integrating FDI statistics into the analysis of Global Value Chains (OECD-WTO Trade in Value Added Initiative) to better account for foreign ownership.
G7 and BRIICS merchandise trade continues to slow in second quarter of 2015
International trade slows sharply in first quarter of 2015
Mixed signals on trade in Q4 2014 as US dollar appreciates against major currencies
The database on statistics of international trade in services provides statistics on international trade in services at the most detailed partner-country level available. To the extent that countries report them, data are also broken down by type of service according to the EBOPS classification.
Merchandise trade continues to pick-up across most major economies in fourth quarter of 2013