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Topic: International Trade

Latest Summaries

  • Regional Profile of North East - Economy, June 2013 19-Jun-2013
    Key facts and figures about the economy, employment and unemployment for the North East region.
  • Europe remains the dominant market for UK exports and imports of services 28-Feb-2013
    Growth in UK imports of services from Europe subdued in 2011, a possible result of economic difficulties in the euro zone.
  • Summary of International Trade in Services, 2011 28-Feb-2013
    The International Trade in Services survey is a key source of UK trade data. It is important to note that the survey does not contain data for transportation, travel and banking industries. This data is obtained from other sources such as the International Passenger Survey and the Bank of England. As a result, these industries are excluded from the figures reported in this publication. Estimates for the overall level of trade in services, including these industries, are published in the Office for National Statistics Pink Book publication.
  • Regional Profiles: Economy - North East, May 2012 30-May-2012
    Key facts and figures about the economy, employment and unemployment for the North East region.

Latest Publications

  • International Trade in Services, 2012 30-Jan-2014
    This 2012 International Trade in Services statistical bulletin provides a detailed breakdown of UK annual trade in services, by product, industry and country. These estimates are derived from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) International Trade in Services Survey.
  • International Trade in Services, 2011 28-Feb-2013
    The International Trade in Services survey is a key source of UK trade data. It is important to note that the survey does not contain data for transportation, travel and banking industries. This data is obtained from other sources such as the International Passenger Survey and the Bank of England. As a result, these industries are excluded from the figures reported in this publication. Estimates for the overall level of trade in services, including these industries, are published in the Office for National Statistics Pink Book publication.
  • Foreign Direct Investment Involving UK Companies, 2011 (MA4) 07-Feb-2013
    This publication provides estimates during the survey year 2011 on foreign direct investment flows, positions and earnings involving UK companies, broken down by continent, country, component and industry. The investment figures are published on a net basis, that is, they consist of investments net of disinvestments. The estimates in this publication are sourced principally from the Office for National Statistics’ comprehensive annual surveys into foreign direct investment. A summary of these results, by continent and country, was initially released as an ONS Statistical Bulletin for Foreign Direct Investment involving UK companies 2011 on 6th December 2012.
  • Foreign Direct Investment Involving UK Companies, 2011 06-Dec-2012
    This statistical bulletin provides data on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) flows, positions and earnings involving UK companies. The investment figures are published on a net basis, that is, they consist of investments minus disinvestments. The data in this bulletin are broken down by region and country. A more detailed analysis of the data, including breakdowns by industry, will be published in a second 2011 FDI Statistical Bulletin to be published on 7 February 2013.
  • International Trade in Services, 2010 27-Mar-2012
    The Annual Survey of International Trade in Services (AITIS) collects information on the imports and exports of 51 different types of services (products) by country of origin and destination. The primary uses of the results of the survey are in the Trade in Services Current Account of the Balance of Payments and the Trade in Services component within the expenditure measure of Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) make significant use of the results. The data collected by this survey are standard components of the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) balance of payments manual and it is a condition of membership that these items are collected. Selection Criteria - UK trading businesses registered for VAT and/or PAYE Population - Approximately 90,000 Sample - Approximately 16,000 Frequency - Annually
  • MA4 Publication - Foreign Direct Investment Involving UK Companies, 2010 (Pdf 2325Kb) 02-Feb-2012
    The MA4 publication provides estimates during the survey year 2010 on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) flows, positions and earnings involving UK companies, broken down by continent, country, component and industry

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