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Government Documents on International Trade: U.S. Government

Government Documents on International Trade

U.S. Government

Examples of U.S. Government executive branch and independent agency publications dealing with international trade include:

Laws and Regulations Information Resources

GovInfo Provides access to federal laws, legislation, and regulations.

U.S. Code (Titles 15 & 19)
Code of Federal Regulations (Title 15 & 19)
Federal Register (Comment on proposed regulations)

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USA TRADE Online (Purdue Users Only-Most recent international trade statistics)

U.S. Imports of Merchandise (CD-ROM & DVD)

MEL REF C 3.278/2:
U.S. Exports of Merchandise (CD-ROM & DVD) MEL REF C 3.278/3:
International Trade Update  
FAS Worldwide MEL A 67.7/3:
Customs Bulletin HSSE DOC T 17.6/3-4:
International Trade Administration Reports (Primarily historic fulltext Hathitrust catalog documents) MEL C 61.2:
U.S. Court of International Trade Reports HSSE DOC JU 9.5/2:
National Trade Estimates Report on Foreign Trade Barriers MEL PREX 9.10:
Trade Policy Agenda & Annual Report of the President... MEL PREX 9.11:
Official Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States MEL MF ITC 1.10:
International Trade Commission Investigations MEL MF ITC 1.12:
Year in Trade MEL MF ITC 1.24:
Handbook of International Economic Statistics MEL DOC PREX 3.10/7-5:

State Dept. Directorate of Defense Trade Controls

Trade Bulletins Published Monthly by U.S.-China Economic & Security Review Commission & document bilateral Sino-U.S. Trade
TradeStats Express (Features U.S. state trade data.)

LexisNexis Statistical (Purdue Users Only)

Census Bureau

Hathi Trust Catalog (Selected Records from CIC Institutions)

United States Trade Representative

U.S.-Mexico-Canada Free Trade Agreement (USMCA)

Trans-Pacific Partnership
U.S. Court of International Trade
Dept. of Homeland Security-Customs & Border Protection
U.S. International Trade Commission
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Bureau of Industry & Security

The Effect of Imports of Aluminum on National Security (2018)

The Effect of Imports of Steel on National Security (2018)

Defense Technology Security Administration 

Export Portal
International Trade Administration

Obama Administration Export Control Reform Initiative
Office of Foreign Assets Control
Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)
Trade & Development Agency
Foreign Agricultural Service
State Dept. Bureau of Economic, Energy, & Agricultural Affairs

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