International trade and balance of payments statistics

Learn more

  • New OECD database on International Transport and Insurance Costs

    Although the costs associated with the international transport and insurance of merchandise trade (also referred to as CIF-FOB margins) are an important determinant of the volume and geography of international trade, remarkably little (official) data exist.

    Read more
  • Who’s Who in International Trade

    Statistical Insights: A Spotlight on OECD Trade by Enterprise Characteristics data. The OECD Trade by Enterprise Characteristics (TEC) data provide information, giving important insights on the role of firms in Global Value Chains.

    Read more
  • Manual on Statistics of International Trade in Services

    This Manual is a joint publication of six agencies: the UN, EC, IMF, OECD, UNCTAD, and WTO. It addresses a growing demand from governments, businesses and analysts for more relevant, detailed and internationally comparable statistics on services trade.

    Read more

What's new

Nordic countries in Global Value Chains

 Nordic countries in Global Value Chains: Key findings in 5 slides‌‌‌

13/01/2017 - Global Value Chains play an important role for small open economies like the Nordic Countries. This report, which reflects the work of a close collaboration between the OECD Statistics Directorate and Nordic Statistical Offices, analyses how, in the Nordic countries, different types of firms including SMEs (dependent and independent), large enterprises, foreign and domestically owned enterprises, and trading and non-trading companies, engage in GVCs and help shape Nordic countries’ roles in GVCs.

 

Behind the numbers

Statistical references

Our working methods