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Trial access to UN ComTrade database

By Sarah Gilmore, on 18 May 2021

UCL has access to UN ComTrade database until 11th June 2021.To access, go to UN ComTrade database , click on Legacy Annual, go to Home/ReadMe First then scroll down, tick box and “Continue”

The United Nations Commodity Trade Statistics Database (UN ComTrade database) was established in the early 1960s providing a wealth of trade information to policy makers, the business community, research institutions and the general public. It stores standardised official annual and monthly trade statistics reported by countries and reflects international merchandise flows detailed by commodity and partner country with coverage reaching up to 99 percent of world merchandise trade.

Basic data access to UN Comtrade is free, however UCL has trial access to subscriber levels of data access

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian

One Response to “Trial access to UN ComTrade database”

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    Zhen (Peter) Ye wrote on 13 September 2022:

    I have tried to access this database but couldn’t find any button marked ‘legacy’ as instructed. Please kindly let me know how to access it. Thanks.

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