Trade Policy Information System (TPIS)
TPIS available at the "Sign in to TPIS" link below is available only to Federal Government Users. Contractors or institutions outside the federal government can only use the system through a federal agency account, under a grant or contract from that agency. New customers must first register an account.
US Trade data updated for March 2013 on 05/02/2013 (1:00pm).
UN Trade for 2012 available for 69 reporter countries (05/14/2013).
US Trade data available for full year 2012 (Jan-Dec) (02/08/2013, 12:56pm).
2011 US Trade REVISED data are available (6/08/2012).
IMF Direction of Trade (DOT) for 2011 annual available, and access to pre-1980 trade totals is now available: for some countries data can be accessed for annual 1948-on, monthly 1963-on, quarterly 1973-on. NOTE: DOT contains bilateral export and import merchandise trade totals for IMF member countries. (6/20/2012).
IMPORTANT: There are almost 1200 new HS import codes and 600 new export codes for 2012 (3/12/2012)!
TPIS includes detailed current and historical trade data from various sources, including:
TPIS is distinguished by its ability to do retrieval and manipulation operations on a variety of consistent, current, detailed and extensive data series to:
TPIS is used by many federal government agencies for:
For more information or to report connection problems, please contact the TPIS Help Desk.