|International Trade Statistics|
USA (Business Phone Book)
Gary Cheatham's International Resources Page
Researching your market http:/www.tradeport.org/
NSU John Vaughan Library Home Page : http://library.nsuok.edu/index.html
*Note: to search from your home computer, you need to have your NSU NT Username and password)
I. Journal Indexes (search for articles in journals and magazines on your topic)
1.) Ebscohost-"Family of databases"
Provides full text for over 1,060 journals covering business, management, economics, finance, banking, accounting, and much more.
Provides full text for nearly 1,560 journals covering the social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies, education,
and much more.
Provides full text for over 1,880 periodicals covering nearly all subjects including general reference, business, health, and much more.
2.) Proquest (ABI Inform)
Includes selected full text and images of a wide variety of business journals.
3.) Wilson OmniFile
Wilson OmniFile: Full Text Mega Edition is a multi-disciplinary database providing the complete content - indexing, abstracts, and full text - from six of Wilson's full-text databases:
Education Full Text, General Science Full Text, Humanities Full Text, Readers' Guide Full Text, Social Sciences Full Text, Wilson Business Full Text
II. Newspapers (good for current events)
1.) Newspaper indexes http://library.nsuok.edu/Indexes/index.html#newspapers
2). Links to several
and international newspapers.
3).Yahoo Newspapers by country:
North American Industry Classification (NAIC) http://www.census.gov/epcd/www/naics.html
Schedule B Export Codes: http://www.census.gov/foreign-trade/schedules/b/
International trade codes: http://www.census.gov/foreign-trade/reference/codes/index.html#hts
SIC Classification Codes for products and services: http://www.bizminer.com/SIC-industry-description.asp
III. Country Information
World Fact Book https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html
Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
2.) GlobalEdge http://globaledge.msu.edu/ibrd/ibrd.asp
Allows you to find information ranging from culture and economic information to Trade Tutorials, Trade Law or even Statistical Data Sources.
3.) Foreign Trade Country Commercial Guides http://www.census.gov/foreign-trade/
FOREIGN TRADE is the official source for U.S. export and import statistics and responsible for issuing regulations governing the reporting of all export shipments from the United States. If you're searching for import or export statistics, information on export regulations, commodity classifications, or a host of other trade related topics, this is the place to get the information you need.
a.) Export.gov market research http://export.gov/mrktresearch/index.asp
Learn your product's potential in a given market, the best prospects for success, and the market's business practices.
4.)U.S. Department of State Background Notes http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/
*As of May 2012, Background Notes are no longer being updated or produced. They are in the process of being replaced by Fact Sheets that focus on U.S. relations with each country. The link to each document from anywhere on www.state.gov or on any other site, as a bookmark, etc., will remain the same, whether it appears as a Background Note or when it is replaced by a Fact Sheet.
5.) Economist.com Country Briefings http://www.economist.com/countries/
6.) Country Studies (Library of Congress) http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/cshome.html
The Country Studies Series presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.
7.) Culturegrams (NSU BA Reference Collection) Call # GT 150.C85 2005
8.) CountryWatch World Review (CDROM) -- NSU BA AV Collection Call # G63.C686 2000 (ask for this product
at the Circulation desk).
A concise resource for up-to-date global information and statistics. Includes for each of the world's 191 countries: historical, political, economic, corporate and environmental background reports; demographic information including major ethnic, linguistic and religious groups; information on governmental organization and structure; chapters on defense forces and foreign relations activity; detailed political reports and lists of present government officials; biographies and photographs of highest-ranking government official; fully downloadable PDF versions of each country report; macroeconomic and key economic sector data tables for 1995-1999; environmental issues, agencies, pollution trends and international accords; digitized regional and country maps.
9.)US Commercial Service: Market Research Library http://www.buyusainfo.net/adsearch.cfm?search_type=int&loadnav=no
online as a student)
International Tax and Business Guides http://www.deloitte.com/view/en_PG/pg/insights-ideas/itbg/index.htm
12.) Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Country Reports
IV. Corporate Information
1.) Mergent online http://library.nsuok.edu/Resources/Indexes/index.html
FISonline is a financial database service offering
non-U.S. public companies. FISonline is offered to you from Mergent, Inc. -- the preferred source
for global business and financial information. Formerly known as Moody's Financial Information
V. International Trade Information and Statistics
1.) Foreign Trade Statistics
2.) Statistical Abstract of the
3.)GLOBUS & NTDB (National Trade Data Bank) http://www.wand.com/ntdb
4.) State Export Data: http://www.census.gov/foreign-trade/statistics/state/index.html
Trade data and analysis to help identify the best countries to target exporting efforts.
VI. Oklahoma Trade Statistics
Here you will find the basics that apply to almost all new business start-ups, FAQs, licensing and registration, and more...
2.) Oklahoma Market Research (Including reports of top exports to foreign countries)
5.) Yahoo! Directory (A complete list of business organizations in Oklahoma -- city Chambers of Commerce)
VII. International Yellow Page
1.) International Yellow and White Page Listings http://www.wayp.com/
VII. International Trade Supplier and Buyer Leads
1.) Alibaba http://www.alibaba.com/
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