Trade in commercial services
WTO provides data by service sector and/or country. It also provides information on members' commitments under the WTO's General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS), services commitments in regional trade agreements, applied measures, and services statistics.
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Databases and Time Series
- Statistics Database (SDB)
Online database containing time series on international trade, country trade and tariff profiles.
Trade in commercial services data are updated in SDB yearly in May.
- Bulk download of trade datasets
This facility allows users to download the main trade statistics datasets in their entirety in compressed csv (comma-separated values) format.
- Short-term trade statistics
Monthly data are updated around the 15th of each month and quarterly data are updated in January, April, July and August of every year.
I-TIP Services back to top
This integrated database — a joint initiative of the WTO and the World Bank — consists of information on members' commitments under the WTO's General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS), services commitments in regional trade agreements, applied measures, and services statistics. Updated in April and in October.
Annual publications back to top
- World Trade Statistical Review 2016
Analytical overview of global trade in goods and services.
Released yearly in July.
- Trade Profiles 2016
Country-by-country data on trade flows.
Released in October 2016. Next release planned for July 2017. Replaces Services Profiles.
Interactive statistics and maps back to top
- International Trade and Market Access Data interactive tool
An interactive application for visualizing WTO international trade and market access data.
- World maps
Interactive maps on merchandise trade, commercial services trade, tariffs and GDP.
Updated yearly in July.