International Resource Database

2003 Tariff Database

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: U.S.
Content: Quick lookup; effective dates; related trade data. You may do a search using the HTS category of up to 8 digits or you may search using any part of a product description.

2003 U.S. Tariff Online by Chapter

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: U.S.
Content: Full legal text; headnotes; footnotes; change record. Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (2003) Annotated for Statistical Reporting Purposes

Access Asia / Orient Business Express

Web Address: http://www.accessasia.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Asian Business Resource.

Access Hungary

Web Address: http://www.access-hungary.hu
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Hungary
Content: Hungarian Business news

Administracion Federal de Ingresos Publicos

Web Address: http://www.afip.gov.ar
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Argentina
Content:
 

Advanced Technologies from Israel (MATIMOP)

Web Address: http://www.matimop.org.il
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Israel
Content: Center for research and development; opportunities in Israel.

Advertising Age

Web Address: http://www.adageglobal.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: A source of marketing, advertising and media news, information, analysis, event listings, agency reports and ranked listing of global marketers

Africa Business Direct

Web Address: http://www.africabusinessdirect.com/pebble.asp?relid=4363
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: South Africa
Content: An A to Z guide to doing business in South Africa.

Africa Online

Web Address: http://www.africaonline.com/site/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: News and information on several African countries

African Development Bank

Web Address: http://www.afdb.org/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: The African Development Bank is the premier financial development institution in Africa, dedicated to combating poverty and improving lives.
 

African Political Resources

Web Address: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: All about the constitutions, elections, governments and politics in African countries.

African Studies Center

Web Address: http://cygnus.sas.upenn.edu/African_Studies
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: Provides resources, links and information on Africa.

Agricultural Marketing Service at USDA

Web Address: http://www.ams.usda.gov/index.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: The AMS includes six commodity divisions – Cotton, dairy, fruit and vegetable, livestock and feed, poultry, and tobacco. The divisions employ specialists who provide standardization, grading and market news services for those commodities.

Airport Search Engine

Web Address: http://regina.foundlocally.com/Trans/Trans-AirportLocator.htm
Category: Travel
Region/Country:
Content:

Albania: Land of the Eagles

Web Address: http://www.albania.co.uk/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Albania
Content: Albania’s leading independent news agency.
 

Alcanseek

Web Address: http://www.alcanseek.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Alaska
Content: Alaska and Canada’s Search Engine

Alibaba.com

Web Address: http://www.alibaba.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: The world’s largest base for suppliers.

AllAfrica.Com

Web Address: http://www.allafrica.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: News Update from around Africa

American Chamber of Commerce in Korea

Web Address: http://www.amchamkorea.org
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content: Trade information between the U.S. and Korea

American Embassy London

Web Address: http://www.usembassy.org.uk
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: United Kingdom
Content: American Embassy in London
 

American Foreign Service Association (AFSA)

Web Address: http://www.afsa.org
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: USA
Content: Links to State Department, AID Foreign Agricultural Service, Commercial Service….contains governmental search engines.

American Samoa Government

Web Address: http://www.government.as/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Samoa
Content: Information about Samoa

American Seed Trade Association

Web Address: http://www.amseed.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides information about ASTA and matters concerning the development, marketing and free movement of seed, associated products and services throughout the world.

American Translators Association

Web Address: http://www.atanet.org
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Information on translation and interpretation professions

American Visa Service Inc.

Web Address: http://www.americanvisadc.com/
Category: Travel
Region/Country:
Content: If you’ve ever applied for a passport or visa, you know how time consuming and aggravating the process can be. American Visa of D.C., Inc., can spare you the ordeal.
 

America’s Law Links

Web Address: http://www.lawlinks.com/
Category: Legal
Region/Country: United States
Content: Gives comprehensive resources linking the legal community and information on various aspects of Law.

AMEX Country Reports

Web Address: http://www.americanexpress.com/smallbusiness/resources/expanding/global/countries.shtml
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Comprehensive information and resources about buying, selling and running a small business–advice, searches, directories, news

ANMAT – Administracion Nacional de Medicamentos, Alimentos, y Tecnologia Medica

Web Address: http://www.anmat.gov.ar
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Argentina
Content: Information on labeling requirements for the medical industry, hygiene and food products etc., the ANMAT (equivalent of USFDA)

Antigua and Barbuda Consulate

Web Address: http://www.antigua-barbuda.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Antigua and Barbuda
Content: The Official Homepage of the Antigua and Barbuda Department of Tourism

APEC Tariff Database

Web Address: http://www.apectariff.org/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country:
Content: This database is an easy way to find tariff information, concessions, prohibitions, etc. for the APEC member economies. Registration is required.
 

Arab Net

Web Address: http://www.arab.net/
Category: Directories
Region/Country: Middle East
Content: The online resource for the Arab world in the Middle East and North Africa, including a directory of companies trading and operating in the Middle East and North Africa.

Arabia Business

Web Address: http://www.arabia.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Middle East
Content: Daily business and local news

Arabian Business and Cultural Guide

Web Address: http://www.traderscity.com/abcg/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Middle East
Content: A 200+ pages guide for visitors, exporters, and international traders to understand the culture, business culture, and how to do business with Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, …

Arad Wide Web

Web Address: http://www.arabwideweb.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Arab World
Content: Portal developed to serve the Arab world region with round-the-clock news on various topics including politics, business, society, technology and sports. Provides search tools as well.

ARES – Czech Republic

Web Address: http://wwwinfo.mfcr.cz/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech Republic
Content: Official registry of Czech companies. You can search the directory for various pieces of information about the companies. In Czech and English.
 

Argentina Business

Web Address: http://www.invertir.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Argentina
Content: The complete guide to doing business in Argentina.

Argentina: American Chamber of Commerce in Argentina

Web Address: http://www.amchamar.com.ar/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Argentina
Content: The website includes reports, services, and publications

Armenia Govermnent website

Web Address: http://www.gov.am/en/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Armenia
Content: Information about the government of Armenia

Asia Business Connection

Web Address: http://www.asiabiz.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: News and Information on China and Vietnam business news.

Asia Business Watch

Web Address: http://www.asiabusinesswatch.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Provides market news, travel information, general business and strategy information, research, charts, etc. on Asia.
 

Asia Dragons

Web Address: http://www.asiadragons.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Provides general news, travel infomration, job information, market information, etc. on Asia.

Asia Inc. Online

Web Address: http://www.asia-inc.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country: Asia
Content: A regional business monthly for the extraordinary Asian executive

Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation

Web Address: http://www.apectariff.org/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia Pacific
Content: Site for finding tariff rates for APEC member countries

Asia Pacific Management Forum

Web Address: http://www.apmforum.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia Pacific
Content: Exclusive insights into Asian business management and marketing from Asia based business people daily to monthly. Also news, market reviews, links, etc.

Asia Trade

Web Address: http://www.asiatrade.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Directory from Asia Internet Online Publishing, with basic contact details, product area. Companies can post offers to sell, buy or offer business opportunities for free.
 

Asia Trade Directory

Web Address: http://www.ttnet.net/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Collects and provides international exhibitions, industry news, market reports and real-time business opportunities for global buyers and sellers through the Internet.

Asia, Inc. Online

Web Address: http://www.asia-inc.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Asia news and business tips

Asia: CNBC Asia Business News

Web Address: http://www.cnbcasia.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: An alliance between CNBC, Dow Jones, and Asia Business News, this site provides business news for Asian markets through the joint force of these three news organizations

Asian Business

Web Address: http://www.asia-business.com.tw
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Link between importers and exporters in the Asian market.

Asian Development Bank

Web Address: http://www.adb.org/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Development Bank homepage with info. on projects, business links, and news and events
 

Asian Sources

Web Address: http://www.asiansources.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: An Asian search engine for product, supplier, and country searches.

Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library

Web Address: http://www.coombs.anu.edu.au/WWWVL-AsianStudies.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Contains more than 8,000 links to articles, electronic journals, newsletters, discussion lists, databases, news bulletins, etc.

Asia-Net, Inc.

Web Address: http://www.asia-net.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: The Scotts Valley, California, clearinghouse is for bi/multi-lingual business or technical people proficient in Japanese, Korean and/or Chinese. The service is for both those seeking work and for those seeking employees.

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)

Web Address: http://www.apecsec.org.sg
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: The official web site of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).

Associacion de Ferias Espagnolas

Web Address: http://www.afe.es/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Spain
Content: Everything concerning trade fairs in Spain (in Spanish)
 

Association for International Business

Web Address: http://www.aib-world.org
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Allows you to interact with other organization around the world.Discussion groups, search engines…

Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America (AACCLA)

Web Address: http://www.aaccla.org
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: Recent headlines on Latin American countries and their economies etc.; Also contains current issues being addressed in Latin America, events and publications.

Association of Foreign Investment Companies

Web Address: http://www.asiex.org.do/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Association of Foreign Investment Companies

AT&T-Dialing guides and Access codes

Web Address: http://www.att.com/business_traveler/guides_and_access/
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: Dialing guides and Access codes

AT&T-Mexico Codes

Web Address: http://www.consumer.att.com/global/english/consumer_information/mexicocodes.html
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: New dialing format to call Mexico
 

Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Web Address: http://www.acci.gr/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Greece
Content: Includes browsable directory of members registered with the chamber.

Austrade Online

Web Address: http://www.austrade.gov.au/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Trade information for exports and imports of Australian products and services. Select Australia On Display and either browse by an industry category or a keyword.

Australia Bureau of Statistics

Web Address: http://www.abs.gov.au/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Statistics on economic and social data for Australia

Australia Taxation Office

Web Address: http://www.ato.gov.au/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: This web site was created by the Tax Reform unit within the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) to provide information on the New Tax System in Australia. Provides information on the Australian Business Number (ABN).

Australia Trade

Web Address: http://www.australiatrade.com.au/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Business in australia
 

Australia: Business Review Weekly

Web Address: http://www.brw.com.au/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: News and stock market prices

Australia: New Age

Web Address: http://www.theage.com.au/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: News and entertainment

Australia: The Australian financia Review

Web Address: http://afr.com/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Market, industry and company information

Australian Business Entry Point Home Page

Web Address: http://www.business.gov.au
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Providing government information and transactions for people operating a business in Australia and people planning to start a business. Also find information on Australian Business Number (ABN), Tax File Number and Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Web Address: http://www.dfat.gov.au/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Australia’s trading policies and relations with other countries.
 

Australian Governemtn Home Page

Web Address: http://www.australia.gov.au/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Departments, services, and government publications resource

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Web Address: http://www.asic.gov.au/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Lists companies in Australia by name or company number – provides name, location, company number an documents filed.

Australian Yellow Pages

Web Address: http://search.yellowpages.com.au/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Australia
Content: The yellow pages Australian phone directory online.

AustraliaNet

Web Address: http://www.australianet.com.au
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Business, government, and cultural links.

Austrian Press and Information Service

Web Address: http://www.austria.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Austria
Content: Austrian Press and Information Service in Washington,DC
 

Austrian Trade Commission in the US

Web Address: http://www.austriantradeus.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Austria
Content: The Austrian Trade Commissions provide assistance in promoting trade and mutual cooperation between the United States and Austria.

Austrian Trade Commissions in US and Canada

Web Address: http://www.austriantrade.org
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Austria
Content: Leads on companies that want to do business with the U.S.

Baltic Sea States

Web Address: http://bibl.sh.se/baltic/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Baltic Sea
Content: A great resource about the 12 countries that border the Baltic Sea

Bancomext

Web Address: http://www.bancomext.com/Bancomext/index.jsp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Mexico Bank for Foreign Trade (mostly Spanish, but some good information in English)

Bancomext North American Site

Web Address: http://www.mexico-trade.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Trade information for Mexico (in English)
 

Bank of Canada

Web Address: http://www.bankofcanada.ca/en/index.html
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Resources for Federal Governments, Central Banks, Banks, and other financial institutions

Bank of Japan

Web Address: http://www.boj.or.jp/en/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Japan
Content: A website of central bank in Japan

Barbados government

Web Address: http://www.barbados.gov.bb/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Barbados
Content: Information about Barbados

Barbados Investment and Development Corporation

Web Address: http://www.bidc.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Barbados
Content: Business climate and work force info and advice on doing business in Barbados

BBC Online

Web Address: http://www.bbc.co.uk/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: UK news and entertainment
 

Belgian Yellow Pages -Infobel

Web Address: http://www.infobel.be/
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Belgium
Content: Search this telephone directory by name, city, zip, phone number and category in English, French, Dutch or German.

Belgium: Top Business

Web Address: http://www.topbusiness.be/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Belgium
Content: Directory of Belgian companies, associations and professionals, with contact details, web page and email address where available. Searchable by postcode, town, name and sector of activity.

Bicycle Trader

Web Address: http://www.bicycletrader.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: trade board for bicycles

Bird Foundation

Web Address: http://www.birdf.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Israel
Content: Promotes industrial R & D between Israel and the USA.

BISNIS

Web Address: http://www.bisnis.doc.gov/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: Russia and other Newly Independent States
Content: Resource center for US companies exploring business opportunities in Russia and other New Independent States. Provides the latest market reports and tips on developments, export and investment opportunities, and strategies for doing business there.
 

BISNIS Bulletin-Business Information Service for the Newly Independent States

Web Address: http://www.bisnis.doc.gov/bisnis/leads/tradecal.htm
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: For NIS trade events, provides a listing of all the events.

Boca Chica Beach

Web Address: http://www.bocachicabeach.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Small Hotel or Bed & Breakfast.

Bolivia Web

Web Address: http://www.boliviaweb.com/gov.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Bolivia
Content: Links to Bolivia government websites

Bolivianet

Web Address: http://www.bolivianet.com/frame.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Bolivia
Content: Culture, tradition, history & art, nature

Bosnia & Herzegovina

Web Address: http://www.fbihvlada.gov.ba/engleski/bosna/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Bosnia & Herzegovina
Content: Information about Bosnia & Herzegovina
 

Bottin – French enterprises

Web Address: http://www.bottin.fr/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: Directory of French companies from established publisher. Search free by brand, name, sector to get details of address, web link. Search by multiple criteria to get a count of how many companies fulfill those criteria. In French and English.

Bplans.com the planning people

Web Address: http://www.bplans.com
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Gives five dozen sample plans for all types of businesses, also plans for marketing and starting a web-based business.

Brazil: American Chamber of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.amcham.com.br
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Brazil
Content: Provides information about business and the economy

Brazilbiz

Web Address: http://www.brazilbiz.com.br/english
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Brazil
Content: A Brazilian company directory and other business-related information. In English and Portuguese.

Brazilian Association of Vegetable Oil Industries

Web Address: http://www.abiove.com.br/english/menu_us.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Brazil
Content: Offers various information such as stock reports on soybean complex.
 

Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics

Web Address: http://www.ibge.gov.br/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Brazil
Content: Geographical and census statistics on Brazil.

British Airways

Web Address: http://www.britishairways.com/travel/globalgateway.jsp/global/public/en_
Category: Travel
Region/Country:
Content: travel services

British American Business Council

Web Address: http://www.babc.org
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Member cities in Canada Mexico Puerto Rico and UK contains 32 British Maerican business associations and over 4000 Business development and intelligence services

British American Business Inc.

Web Address: http://www.babinc.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United Kingdom
Content: BritishAmerican Business Inc of New York and London (BABi) is the leading transatlantic business organization, dedicated to helping its members build their international business.

British Trade International: Websites for exporters

Web Address: http://www.tradepartners.gov.uk/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: World wide
Content: Details of export and export advice and services provided by Trade Partners UK, and by other Government departments and organisations.
 

Brussels-Region of Brussels-Capital

Web Address: http://www.brussels.irisnet.be
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Belgium
Content: Economic information on Brussels, trade fairs, and trade unions.

Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services

Web Address: http://uscis.gov/graphics/index.htm
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: On-line forms as well as up-to-date information on U.S. immigration issues

Bureau of Economic Analysis

Web Address: http://www.bea.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: United States
Content: Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), an agency of the USDOC.

Bureau of Industry and Security

Web Address: http://www.bis.doc.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: The U.S. Bureau of Industry and Security (formerly the Bureau of Export Administration) enhances the nation’s security and its economic prosperity by controlling exports for national security, foreign policy, and short supply reasons

Business Etiquette Around the World

Web Address: http://www.cyborlink.com/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: world
Content: Website offers practical cultural info for companies looking to break into new international markets
 

Business Express

Web Address: http://www.business.com.tw/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Classified directory gives contact details, product area, and information such as capital for Taiwanese businesses.

Business Guide to South Africa

Web Address: http://www.werksmans.co.za/sabusguide/index.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: South Africa
Content: Werksmans commercial law firm resource guide to establishing a business in South Africa

Business in China

Web Address: http://www.chinavista.com/business/home.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: China
Content: Provides business opportunities, economic updates, and financial information

Business in Europe

Web Address: http://www.business-in-europe.com/gb/index.htm
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Business-in-Europe is a regional directory and local contacts

Business Info. For Newly Independent States (BISNIS)

Web Address: http://www.bisnis.doc.gov
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Russia
Content: U.S. Government clearinghouse for business information
 

Business Japan

Web Address: http://www.gate39.com/business/default.aspx
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Japan
Content: eBusiness Japan, Doing Business w/Japanese, Japanese Economy a webzine on Japan Original Features, Commentary, and Information — in English

Business Network Switzerland

Web Address: http://www.osec.ch/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Switzerland
Content: Trade promotion, export directory, market information, and trade fairs.

Business-in-Asia.Com

Web Address: http://business-in-asia.com/index.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Links to many other databases and the goal of this website is to facilitate business with Asia. Great resource for business people who are interested in researching opportunities in the region.

BusinessWeek Online

Web Address: http://www.businessweek.com
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: Access this periodical on line. Select “Global Business” tab to view international articles.

Cabinet office of the government of Jamaica

Web Address: http://www.cabinet.gov.jm/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Jamaica
Content: Information about Jamaica
 

Cairo Times

Web Address: http://www.cairotimes.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Egypt
Content: On-Line edition of Egypt’s best-selling magazine with twice weekly updates

Camaras di Comercio

Web Address: http://www.camaras.org/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: Spain
Content: Information on Spainish Chamber of Commerce

Camerdata

Web Address: http://www.camerdata.es/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Spain
Content: Directory of 2 million Spanish companies. Basic information free, financials, etc. are modestly priced. Spanish, also with English language interface.

Canada Customs and Revenue Agency

Web Address: http://www.ccra-adrc.gc.ca/menu-e.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Customs and tax information on Canada

Canada Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade

Web Address: http://www.dfait-maeci.gc.ca/menu-en.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Services include information relating to foreign affairs, foreign policy, travel assistance, passport services, plus info about Canadian companies, non-Canadian companies, business development, information relating to investment or trade policy
 

Canada Strategies

Web Address: http://strategis.ic.gc.ca/engdoc/maintxt.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Sector trade and investment information

CanadExport Online

Web Address: http://www.dfait-maeci.gc.ca/menu-en.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: An online newsletter of the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. Updated daily, the newsletter features news and business opportunities

Canadian Business Today

Web Address: http://www.canadianbusiness.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Business news magazine

Canadian Department of International Trade

Web Address: http://www.itcan-cican.gc.ca/menu-en.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Canadain Department of International Trade

Canadian Industry Statistics

Web Address: http://www.strategis.ic.gc.ca/sc_ecnmy/sio/homepage.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Canadian Industry Statistics for Trade, Employment, etc.
 

Canadian Industry Statistics for Trade, Employment, etc.

Web Address: http://strategis.ic.gc.ca/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Provides company directories, trade and investment information, business information, economics, consumer information, news releases, etc.

Cape Verde Government

Web Address: http://www.governo.cv/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Cape Verde
Content: Information about Cape Verde (in Portugese)

CCPIT

Web Address: http://www.ccpit.org.cn/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: China
Content: China Council for the Promotion of International Trade. Up to date news on the economy, trade fairs, foreign investment, and laws and regulations

CENS

Web Address: http://www.cens.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Taiwan business trade site

CENS News

Web Address: http://news.cens.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Taiwan business news site
 

Census Bureau

Web Address: http://www.census.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Updated statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau on people, business, geography, news, and other special items

Center for Disease Control

Web Address: http://www.cdc.gov/nchswww/default.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Department of Health and Human Services; the National Center for Health Statistics.

Center for Emerging Technologies

Web Address: http://www.emergingtech.org
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country:
Content: Not-for-profit ; to help accelerate the growth of successful advanced technology companies in the St. Louis region.

Center for International Trade and Development Center for International Trade Development

Web Address: http://www.discover.net/~trading
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Research contacts for international trade

Central and Eastern Europe/Business Information

Web Address: http://www.mac.doc.gov/eebic/ceebic.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Eastern Europe
Content: Program for U.S. firms interested in exporting to Eastern Europe.
 

Central Bank of Brazil

Web Address: http://www.bcb.gov.br/defaulti.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Brazil
Content: Economic data on Brazil.

Central Bureau of Statistics Republic of Indonesia

Web Address: http://www.bps.go.id
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Indonesia
Content: Provides statistics by subjects and regions, new statistical information, and macro economic statistics.

Central European Translations, Inc.

Web Address: http://www.cetra.com
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Helps US companies achieve strategic business objectives by adapting corporate literature, manuals, software, and other printed and online documentation.

Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia

Web Address: http://www.csb.lv
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Latvia
Content: Provides updated news releases, economic statistics, and socio-economic indicators.

Central Statistical Office of Poland

Web Address: http://www.stat.gov.pl/english
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Poland
Content: Gives links to the Polish statistical system, the statistical service and offices, the Research Centre, and the Central Statistical Library.
 

centramerica.com

Web Address: http://directory.centramerica.com/main-frameder.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Central America
Content: Search engine, exchange rates, marketplace info, website directory.

Ceo Express

Web Address: http://www.ceoexpress.com
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: United States and some international
Content: Business portal for executives created by CEO’s. Website containing several links: Daily News and Information, Business Research, Office Tools and Travel and General.

Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Romania

Web Address: http://www.g77tin.org/romccihp.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Romania
Content: Aims at promoting Romanian trade and industrial activities in domestic and foreign markets, as well as assisting the domestic traders in their relations with Romanian authorities and specialized foreign institutions.

Chiliean American Chamber of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.amchamchile.cl/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Chile
Content: Includes links to useful web sites concerning Chile.

Chilnet

Web Address: http://www.chilnet.cl/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Chile
Content: Chilean Companies directory
 

China Daily

Web Address: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/english/home/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: China
Content: Up to date news on China and business in China

China Point

Web Address: http://www.chinapoint.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Companies, news, jobs, jobseeker/freelancer resumes, website directory, trade proposals, immigration, emigration, seminars, publishing, Chinese translation.

China Trading Time

Web Address: http://www.chinatradingtime.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: China
Content: Promotes trade between China and other countries; updated news releases on China.

Chinabig.com – Yellow Pages

Web Address: http://www.chinabig.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: China
Content: Directory of 2 million Chinese companies. Also has web sites of importing/exporting compaines. English and Chinese.

Chinese Business World

Web Address: http://www.cbw.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: China
Content: A resource list of business, travel information, and a Chinese law resource
 

CIA Publications and Handbooks

Web Address: http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/pubs.html
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: World Factbook, Maps, Publications, etc.

CIA World Fact Book

Web Address: http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
Category: General Service
Region/Country: global
Content: country and regional information, maps, publications

CiberCentro

Web Address: http://www.cibercentro.com/english/index.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: Information gateway to Latin America, the links are organized by country.

CNN Currencies

Web Address: http://cnnfn.com/markets/currencies/
Category: Financial
Region/Country:
Content: CNN’s financial network–lists of current currency rates, by country or by region; currency converter

CNN Online

Web Address: http://www.cnn.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: Up to the minute news
 

Coface – SCRL

Web Address: http://www.scrl.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: Information about companies, market research and economic information services. Free search of 4 million French companies. Address if free – if you want more information (financial, etc.), you can pay online by credit card.

College and Universities

Web Address: http://www.mit.edu:8001/people/cdemello/univ-full.html
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Colleges and Universities around the world

Commodity Translation Wizard

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov/scripts/commod_select.asp
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Tranlsates between HTS codes and those for SIC, SITC and NAICS classifications

Complete Planet

Web Address: http://www.completeplanet.com
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Search Engine: Collections of sources from Deep Web

Consulate General of Denmark in New York

Web Address: http://www.denmark.org
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Denmark
Content: Danish news, business news, culture, and education.
 

Consulate General of the Republic of Poland

Web Address: http://www.polishconsulatechicago.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Poland
Content: Bulletins written by Consul.

Consumers for World Trade

Web Address: http://www.cwt.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Consumers for World Trade is a national, non-profit, non-partisan organization established in 1978 to represent the consumer’s interest in international trade. National trade debate topics.

CORDIS

Web Address: http://www.cordis.lu/en/home.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Community Research and Development Information Service Europe

Corporate Information web site

Web Address: http://www.corporateinformation.com/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Search for links to company, industry, country, etc. research.

Cosmos Online

Web Address: http://www.cosmos.com.mx/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Business to business search engine
 

Costa Rica home pages

Web Address: http://www.westnet.com/costarica/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Costa Rica
Content: Various Information about Costa Rica

Country Calling Codes

Web Address: http://www.countrycallingcodes.com/
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country:
Content: Easy to use directory of international calling codes

Country Reports

Web Address: http://www.emulateme.com/preview.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: A complete guide to nations of the world including maps, anthem lyrics and government, economy and defense profiles

Country/Area Studies

Web Address: http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/cshome.html#loc
Category: General Service
Region/Country: global
Content: Information about 85 countries prepared by the Library of Congress of 85 countries describing and analyzing the political, economic, social, and national security systems of those particular countries

CountryWatch.com

Web Address: http://www.countrywatch.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: Free country information.
 

Croatian Bureau of Statistics

Web Address: http://www.dzs.hr
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Croatia
Content: Provides technical information and their publications; county statistical offices; libraries; statistical links; international organizations.

Croatian Business Info

Web Address: http://www.hr
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Croatia
Content: Contacts and information on a variety of industries.

Croatian Chamber of Economy

Web Address: http://www2.hgk.hr/en/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Croatia
Content: Contains a directory of Croatian companies, opportunities of business exchange in Croatia, and ecnomic reports

Croatian Information Documentation Referral Agency

Web Address: http://www.hidra.hr/indexe.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Croatia
Content: The expert service of the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the central information and documentation portal for official information and documents of public domain.

Crown Therapeutics

Web Address: http://www.crownthera.com
Category: Technology Services
Region/Country:
Content: Provides information on the products offered and their locations.
 

CSC Aduanas

Web Address: http://aduanas.camaras.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: Spain
Content: import/export data country by country for Spain (in Spanish)

Cultural Interviews with Latin American Executives

Web Address: http://www.laits.utexas.edu/~orkelm/laexec/laexec.html
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: Over 200 brief video clips in which Latin American and Spanish executives discuss cultural issues that are of interest to North Americans.

Cultural Savvy

Web Address: http://www.culturalsavvy.com/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: world
Content: Website offers practical cultural info for companies looking to break into new international markets

Currency Converter

Web Address: http://www.xe.net/ucc/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: world currency
Content: survice to help to convert currency

Currency Converter

Web Address: http://www.xe.net/currency/
Category: Financial
Region/Country:
Content: Automatically converts any amount of foreign or domestic currency into any other of your choice
 

Currency Exchange Rates

Web Address: http://www.mtsu.edu/~library/business/currexch.html
Category: Financial
Region/Country:
Content: Currency converters links

Custom Service

Web Address: http://www.customs.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Detailed page telling all about the U.S. Customs Bureau and its policies, plus information on importing regulations

Czech Center

Web Address: http://www.czechcenter.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech Republic
Content: Promotes Czech interests in the areas of cultures, education, science, business, economic relations and tourism.

Czech Info Center

Web Address: http://www.muselik.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech Republic
Content: General information resource for the Czech Republic

Czech Info Center

Web Address: http://www.muselik.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech Republic
Content: Czech information resource; Leads.
 

Czech Invest

Web Address: http://www.czechinvest.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech republic
Content: Foreign investment agency of the Czech Republic that assists foreign companies to establish in the Country

Czech Republic: Inform Net Partners

Web Address: http://www.inform.cz
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech Republic
Content: Directory with contact details (including web and email addresses where available) of 50,000 Czech companies. Also expoerter directory. In Czech and English.

Czech Republic: Mediatel Golden Pages

Web Address: http://www.zlatestranky.cz/enindex.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech Republic
Content: Yellow Pages directory for the Czech Republic.

Czech Trade

Web Address: http://www.czechtradeoffices.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech Republic
Content: Trade and export promotion

Decathlon

Web Address: http://www.decathlon.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Compay website with product information, newsletters, etc.
 

Delos Business InfoCenter

Web Address: http://www.delos.ro/info/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Romania
Content: Delos will supply credit reports or financials for Romanian companies. Also other Romanian website links.

Denmark – Kraks Export Directory

Web Address: http://www.krak.dk/bluefram_url.asp?/export/html/search.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Denmark
Content: Directory of Danish Exporters. Information on over 7,000 Danish companies.

Department of Agriculture – National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS)

Web Address: http://www.usda.gov/nass
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: United States
Content: USDOA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).

Department of Commerce – International Trade Administration

Web Address: http://www.ita.doc.gov
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: United States
Content: Helps U.S. businesses compete in the global marketplace.

Department of Economic Development for Northern Ireland

Web Address: http://www.dedni.gov.uk/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: United Kingdom
Content: Promotes trade, industry, and employment in Northern Ireland. Provides links to these specific topics and related topics.
 

Department of Export Promotion Of Thailand

Web Address: http://www.thaitrade.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Thailand
Content:

Department of Foreign Affairs and International trade

Web Address: http://www.dfait-maeci.gc.ca/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Canadian Website of Department of Foreign Affairs and International trade

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Web Address: http://www.dfat.gov.au/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Government organization to advance trade and global cooperation

Department of Justice

Web Address: http://stats.bls.gov
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Bureau of Justice statistics.

Department of Labor

Web Address: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: United States
Content: Bureau of Labor statistics.
 

Department of Spanish Foreign Trade

Web Address: http://www.icex.es
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Spain
Content: Information about foreign trade in Spain (in Spanish)

Department of Trade and Industry of the Philippines

Web Address: http://www.dti.gov.ph
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Philippines
Content: Provides export and investment assistance

DG Trade

Web Address: http://europa.eu.int/comm/trade/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: This is the website of Directorate General Trade of the European Commission. DG Trade has trade informaion on a variety of countries in Europe and around the world.

Diaro Libre Newspaper

Web Address: http://www.diariolibre.com/app/frontpage.aspx
Category: Publications
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Daily Newspaper

Distance Between Cities

Web Address: http://www.indo.com/distance/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Find the distance between any two cities in the world. If feasible, search includes detailed driving directions.
 

Doing Business in Israel

Web Address: http://strategis.ic.gc.ca/SSG/dc91979e.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Israel
Content: This site, provided by the Canadian government, has loads of information about how to export to Israel, including the legal background, Israeli government policies, investment tips, tax breaks, and much more.

Dominican Center of the Export Promotion

Web Address: http://www.cedopex.gov.do/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Dominican Center of the Export Promotion

Dominican Central Bank

Web Address: http://www.bancentral.gov.do/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Fianace services

Dominican Republic

Web Address: http://www.dominican-rep.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Hotel reviews, vacation recommendations and weekend getaway advice

DRL One

Web Address: http://www.drl.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Dredging Research Ltd (DRL) is a dredging consultancy that provides an advisory and research service to all sectors of the dredging and reclamation industry.
 

Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Web Address: http://www.minbuza.nl/english
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Netherlands
Content:

Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Web Address: http://www.minbuza.nl/english
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Netherlands
Content:

East Asia Libraries Co-op World Wide Web

Web Address: http://pears.lib.ohio-state.edu/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Promotes access to research materials on East Asia and the sharing of those materials. The site breaks down the subject areas into Asian, Chinese, Japanese and Korean studies.

EBR – European Business Register

Web Address: http://www.ebr.org/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Result of phase 2 of the EBR project, founded by the EU as part of the Telematics for Administrations programme. Initially, the EBR will be providing from 10 national business providers, but the intention is to national registers of all states.

E-Commerce Resources

Web Address: http://www.euromktg.com/gbc/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: A resource providing links to websites in 16 different languages. Within each language, search for business or cultural sites, on-line publications and electronic magazines.
 

Economic Research Service

Web Address: http://www.ers.usda.gov/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides a lot of information on ERS and U.S. Agriculture

Economic Research Service – US Department of Agriculture – Briefing rooms

Web Address: http://www.ers.usda.gov/briefing/agtrade/index.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides various information on foreign agricultural trade of the United States.

Economist.com

Web Address: http://www.economist.com
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content:

Egypt State Information Service

Web Address: http://www.sis.gov.eg/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Egypt
Content: Links to numerous information websites

Egyptian Trade Point

Web Address: http://www.tpegypt.gov.eg/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Egypt
Content: Egyptian Trade Point – Ministry of Foreign Trade
 

El Caribe

Web Address: http://www.elcaribe.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: resort and conference center

El Corredor de Empresas

Web Address: http://www.elcorredor.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Spain
Content: Directory with information on 50,000 companies: contact details, employee numbers, turnover. Includes some companies from Mexico, Argentina.

Electronic Embassy

Web Address: http://www.embassy.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: The Electronic Embassy provides information on foreign embassies in Washington DC, with links to country websites

Electronic Embassy

Web Address: http://www.embassy.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: All of the embassies in Washington D.C.

Embassies Abroad

Web Address: http://usembassy.state.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Provides links to U.S. embassies in foreign countries
 

Embassies in Washington DC

Web Address: http://www.embassy.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Information on all foreign embassies in Washington DC, their programs, and resources

Embassy of Israel- Washington D.C.

Web Address: http://www.israelemb.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Israel
Content: General information on Israel.

Embassy of Lebanon in Washington D.C.

Web Address: http://www.lebanonembassyus.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Lebanon
Content: General information on Lebanon.

Embassy of Switzerland in Washington D.C.

Web Address: http://www.swissemb.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Switzerland
Content: General information, business and economy, and technology.

Embassy World

Web Address: http://www.embassyworld.com/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: world
Content: Directory & Search Engine of the World’s Embassies & Consulates
 

Environmental Protection Agency

Web Address: http://www.epa.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: The U.S. EPA works to protect human life and the natural environment

Erik Herron’s Guide to Politics in East Central Europe and Eurasia

Web Address: http://www.ku.edu/~herron/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: East Central Europe and Eurasia
Content: This site offers political, cultural, and economic information for dozens of countries.

Escapeartist.com’s International Electric Plug Adapters & Voltages for Different Countries

Web Address: http://www.escapeartist.com/global/Plug_Adapters1.html
Category: Cultural
Region/Country:
Content: Listing of international electric plug adapters & voltages for different countries around the world.

EURO Currency – Offical Page

Web Address: http://europa.eu.int/euro/entry.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Official EURO web site. This page presents facts, press releases, question and answer, conversion rates, an automatic currency converter, and a timetable for the Euro

Euromonitor

Web Address: http://www.euromonitor.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Instant access to in-depth strategic analysis and up-to-date market statistics for dozens of global industries.
 

Europages Business Directory

Web Address: http://www.europages.com/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Europe
Content: European business directory, company catalogues arranges by product, or search the European yellow pages

Europe Business Post

Web Address: http://www.europebusinesspost.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Current business news in Europe

European Bank of Reconstruction and Development

Web Address: http://www.ebrd.com/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Assists 26 Central and Eastern European Countries to implement structural reforms, promote competition, privatization, and enterpeneurship

European Central Bank

Web Address: http://www.ecb.int/home/html/index.en.html
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Supports economic policies in the European system. Promotes open market economies with free competition

European Chamber of International Business

Web Address: http://www.ecib.com/Default.asp?lang=2
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: A full range of services from the European Chamber of International Business (ECIB) for exporting products to the European Union, prospecting and sales ammunition kit and ECIB commercial agent are two features of this site
 

European Comission

Web Address: http://ec.europa.eu/index_en.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Provides news, policies, general information, and institutional information on the EU

European Commision

Web Address: http://europa.eu.int/comm/index_en.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: European Union
Content: Provides services such as consumer information on ensuring safe shopping in the EU; An overview of e-commerce; An overview of consumer policy; possible legislations

European Commission Policy Service

Web Address: http://www.europa.eu.int/
Category: Legal
Region/Country:
Content: Information concerning European consumer and advertising law

European Documentation Centre

Web Address: http://www.uni-mannheim.de/users/ddz/edz/eedz.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Information on the European Union.

European Investment Bank

Web Address: http://www.eib.org/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Promotes development and economic cohesion for the member countries. Assists in raising funds and financing capital projects and implements components of agreements outside the EU
 

European Parliament Web Server

Web Address: http://www.europarl.eu.int/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Gives information on the various Parlaiments in the European Union.

European Search Engine

Web Address: http://searcheurope.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Search here for any information about Europe including cities, companies, real estate, computers and the internet, society and culture and more.

European Stock Markets – A to Z

Web Address: http://www.itccommunications.net/SEEindex.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Provides company names and hyperlinked URL’s to publicaally listed companies.

European Union

Web Address: http://www.eurunion.org/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: EU
Content: US resource for EU activity and information with links to the Washington and New York Delegations

EUROSTAT

Web Address: http://europa.eu.int/en/comm/eurostat
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Statistical Office of the European Communities.
 

Executive Planet

Web Address: http://www.executiveplanet.com/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: International
Content: Information relating to the cultural practices of differents international partners, also offers practical cultural info for companies looking to break into new international markets

Executive Planet.com

Web Address: http://www.executiveplanet.com/community/default.asp
Category: Cultural
Region/Country: World wide
Content: This web site strives to bring you the most up-to-date and relevant information on international business culture, customs and protocol, gift-giving, negotiating tactics, business entertainment, cross-cultural communication and more.

Exhibition Center- Foreign Trade Online

Web Address: http://www.foreign-trade.com/exhibit.htm
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: FOREIGN TRADE ON-LINE is a global B2B trade portal, is a privately owned and operated business which helps provide companies around the world with the opportunity to expand their business beyond their own borders.

Exhibitor magazine group online

Web Address: http://www.exhibitornet.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Website that profiles tradeshows. Tradeshow strategy, tactics and trends

Expo 24-7

Web Address: http://www.expo24-7.com/default.asp
Category: Technology Services
Region/Country:
Content: ExpoStudio is a developer of software applications specially designed to meet the business requirements of the Venue Owners, Organisers, and Exhibitors in the Events industry worldwide.
 

Export Directory of Denmark: Danish Exporters

Web Address: http://www.danishexporters.dk
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Denmark
Content: Useful tool in finding new business partners in Denmark

Export Hotline.com

Web Address: http://www.exporthotline.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: World wide
Content: Helps companies conduct business across borders by providing market researches, finding buyers and suppliers and providing breaking news.

Export Legal ELAN Assistance Network

Web Address: http://www.fita.org/elan
Category: Legal
Region/Country:
Content: Answers to export legal questions.

Export Promotion Center of Turkey (IGEME)

Web Address: http://www.igeme.org.tr/introeng.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Turkey
Content: Export Directory, Trade Fairs, Customs, Economic outlook.

Export Zone USA

Web Address: http://www.exportzone.com/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: USA
Content: Links and complete support for importers and exporters
 

Export.gov

Web Address: http://www.export.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Primary access to all export related information offered by the U.S. government

Export/Import Bank

Web Address: http://www.exim.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Official export credit agency for the U.S. Works to promote jobs for Americans through exporting

Exportall

Web Address: http://www.exportall.com/exportall/about_exportall.htm
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country:
Content: Export and international business information on the internet – 200 countries featured.

Exporters India

Web Address: http://www.exportersindia.com/
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: India
Content: Exporters India is a telephone directory of Indian Exporters. It also has the option of posting free trade leads from any part of the world.

Export-Import Bank of the United States

Web Address: http://www.exim.gov
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: Global
Content: Provides information related to trade financing services provided by the U.S. government.
 

Export-Import Bank of the United States

Web Address: http://www.exim.gov/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: USA
Content: The official credit agency of the US governement

ExpoWorldNet

Web Address: http://www.expoworld.net/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: ExpoWorldNet is a search engine linking to over 1000 of the most important tradeshow / event-related websites and web databases serving the events and international trade communities worldwide.

Far Eastern Econ. Review

Web Address: http://www.feer.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Asia’s business newsweekly. Asian current affairs, business, economics and investment.

FASOnline Cotton, Oilseeds, Tobacco, and Seeds Division

Web Address: http://www.fas.usda.gov/cots/default.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides information on the objectives of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Foreign Agricultural Service

Fastener World

Web Address: http://www.fastener-world.com.tw
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content:
 

Fastener World Inc.

Web Address: http://www.fastener-world.com.tw/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: provides information on the products of Fastener World Inc. Including fasteners, hardware, and wire.

Federal Government of Australia website

Web Address: http://www.fed.gov.au/KSP/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Information about the Australian government

Federal Government of Brazil

Web Address: http://www.brazil.gov.br/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Breazil
Content: Information about the government of Brazil (in Portugese)

Federal Government of Canada

Web Address: http://canada.gc.ca/main_e.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: Information about the geovernment of Canada

Federal Government of Germany

Web Address: http://www.bundesregierung.de/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Germany
Content: Information about the German Federal governement
 

Federal Maritime Commission’s Home Page

Web Address: http://www.fmc.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) was established in 1961 as an independent government agency, responsible for the regulation of shipping in the foreign trades of the United States.

Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

Web Address: http://www.gov.yu/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Serbia & Montenegro
Content: Information about Serbia & Montenegro

Federal Statistical Office of Germany

Web Address: http://www.destatis.de/e_home.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Germany
Content: Provides updated press information, facts and figures on Germany, products and services, and a scientific forum.

Federal Statistics

Web Address: http://www.fedstats.gov/regional.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: FEDSTATS – regional statistics.

Federal Statistics

Web Address: http://www.fedstats.gov
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: FEDSTATS – One stop shopping for federal statistics.
 

Federation of International Trade Associations

Web Address: http://www.fita.org/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Network of 300,000 companies belonging to 300 international trade associations in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Industry watch and American export register

FedWorld Information Network

Web Address: http://www.fedworld.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: United States
Content: A program of the United States Department of Commerce that provides information on many aspects of the government

Financial Times

Web Address: http://news.ft.com/home/us
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: Daily market news offering free access to a searchable archive

FinFacts: The Irish Finance and Business Portal

Web Address: http://www.finfacts.ie/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Ireland
Content: Finfacts has links to Irish stock exchanges, business news, cost of living information, salary surveys, travel information.

FITA Buy & Sell Exchange

Web Address: http://fita.worldbid.com/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: FITA Buy/Sell Exchange is the largest source of international trade leads, rfq and tender opportunities from companies and government organizations around the world.
 

Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) Export Library

Web Address: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/OFO/export/explib.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: USA
Content: The FSIS Export Library presents information on foreign country export requirements for meat and poultry products.

Forbes Best of the Web

Web Address: http://www.forbes.com/bow/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Home page for world business leaders

Foreign Affairs and Trade Australia: Country Factsheets

Web Address: http://www.dfat.gov.au/geo/fs/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: List of countries to chose from for a factsheet on the country displaying useful information.

Foreign Agricultural Service Home Page

Web Address: http://www.fas.usda.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Information on commodities, export, import, food aid, etc.

Foreign and International Law

Web Address: http://www.willamette.edu/law/longlib/forint.htm
Category: Legal
Region/Country:
Content: International organizations, treaties and other international agreements, human rights, foreign relations, and other international law resources
 

Foreign Languages for Travelers

Web Address: http://www.travlang.com/languages/search.html
Category: Travel
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: Enter any word or phrase in any language and this site will translate in into about 60 languages. Site also includes a cheap airline fare-finder.

Foreign Trade Division

Web Address: http://www.census.gov/foreign-trade/www/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: U.S. Census Bureau international trade statistics

Freightworld

Web Address: http://www.freightworld.net/
Category: Transportation
Region/Country:
Content: The guide to worldwide freight transportation logistics

Fundesa Guatemalan Development Foundation

Web Address: www.fundesa.org.gt
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Guatemala
Content: Promotes the development of Guatemala.

Galway Chamber of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.gcci.ie/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Ireland
Content: Background information on the area, and a membership directory.
 

General Country Information

Web Address: http://dir.yahoo.com/regional/countries/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: global
Content: Yahoo list of links to information on specific countries

General Direction of Internal Taxes

Web Address: http://www.dgii.gov.do/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content:

General Services Administration

Web Address: http://www.gsa.gov/Portal/gsa/ep/home.do?tabId=0
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: GSA is business manager and purchasing agent for the world’s largest customer–the U.S. Government

German Embassy Washington D.C.

Web Address: http://www.germany-info.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Germany
Content: Information on Germany-all aspects.

Germany Information Center

Web Address: http://www.germany-info.org/relaunch/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Germany
Content: Links to comprehensive business information for Germany
 

Germany: Teleauskunft

Web Address: http://www.teleauskunft.de/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Germany
Content: German white pages directory and yello pages telephone directory. In yellow pages, search on name, product (Branche), various geographic locators. German language, has English search interface as well.

Global Chicago Consular Corp

Web Address: http://www.globalchicago.org/consular_corps/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: A useful alphabetical listing of all foreign consulates in Chicago.

Global Connector

Web Address: http://www.globalconnector.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Internet serach engine designed to specifically meet the needs of international business people. Web sites are grouped into Country and Industry categories

Global Corporate Information Service

Web Address: http://www.gcis.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Lists 2,560 Japanese pulicly traded companies. Sometimes this is just the name a paragraph on activities and the stock code, and some have links to websites and annual reports.

Global Information Network

Web Address: http://www.globalinfo.org/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: “The search engine for global business.” This site includes business news, currency converter, global weather, trade leads, comprehensive index, and other resources.
 

Global Trade Tutorial

Web Address: http://www.tradeport.org/tutorial/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: This site tells you in plain language the steps you have to take, from researching markets to getting financing, and everything in between. Each article spells out exactly what you need to do, and has links to relevant Web sites.

Golden Gate University Library

Web Address: http://www.ggu.edu/university_library
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: General and specific information on European countries. Business, maps, dictionaries, tourism and travel, organizations and associations, government agencies, periodicals, documents, statisitics…

Golden Pages

Web Address: http://www.goldenpages.ie/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Ireland
Content: Yellow pages, web directory, email directory and search by address or personal name.

Gouden Gids Online

Web Address: http://www.goudengids.nl
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Netherlands
Content: Yellow pages directory, including web links where available. In Dutch.

Government Agencies on the Web

Web Address: http://www.iid.de/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Germany
Content: Links to government agencies.
 

Government Information Office of Taiwan

Web Address: http://www.gio.gov.tw/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Information and links about Taiwan

Government of Bangladesh

Web Address: http://www.bangladeshgov.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Bangladesh
Content: Information about Bangladesh

Government of Belgium

Web Address: http://belgium.fgov.be/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Belgium
Content: Information about Belgium government

Government of Belize

Web Address: http://www.belize.gov.bz/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Belize
Content: Information about Belize government

Government of Belize

Web Address: http://www.belizeinvest.org.bz/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Belize
Content: Economic development, trade and industry, foreign affairs, etc.
 

Government of Brunei

Web Address: http://www.brunei.gov.bn/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Brunei
Content: Information about the government of Brunei

Government of Burkina Faso

Web Address: http://www.primature.gov.bf/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Burkina Faso
Content: Infromation about the government of Burkina Faso (in French)

Government of Cameroon

Web Address: http://www.spm.gov.cm/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Cameroon
Content: Information about Cameroon Government

Government of Costa Rica

Web Address: http://www.casapres.go.cr/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Costa Rica
Content: Information about the Government of Costa Rica (in Spanish)

Government of Cuba

Web Address: http://www.cubagob.cu/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Cuba
Content: Information about Cuba
 

Government of Cyprus

Web Address: http://www.pio.gov.cy/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Cyprus
Content: Information of the government of Cyprus

Government of Ecuador

Web Address: http://www.ec-gov.net/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Ecuador
Content: Information about the government of Ecuador (in Spanish)

Government of Egypt

Web Address: http://www.presidency.gov.eg/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Egypt
Content: Information about the government of Egypt

Government of El Salvador

Web Address: http://www.casapres.gob.sv/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: El Slavador
Content: Information about the government of El Salvador

Government of Estonia

Web Address: http://www.riik.ee/en/valitsus/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Estonia
Content: Information about the gevernment of Estonia
 

Government of Gambia

Web Address: http://www.gambia.gm/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Gambia
Content: Information about the geverment of Gambia

Government of Hong Kong

Web Address: http://www.info.gov.hk/orgindex.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Hong Kong
Content: Information about Hong Kong

Government of Iceland

Web Address: http://government.is/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Iceland
Content: Information about the gevernment of Iceland

Government of Indonesia

Web Address: http://www.ri.go.id/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Indonesia
Content: Information about the government of Indosia

Government of Ireland

Web Address: http://www.irlgov.ie/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Ireland
Content: Infromation about Ireland
 

Government of Jordan

Web Address: http://www.kinghussein.gov.jo/government.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Jordan
Content: Informatiion about the government of Jordan

Government of Lesotho

Web Address: http://www.lesotho.gov.ls/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Lesotho
Content: Information about Lesotho

Government of Lithuania

Web Address: http://www.lrvk.lt/main_en.php
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Lithuania
Content: Information about Lithuania

Government of Luxembourg

Web Address: http://www.gouvernement.lu/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Luxembourg
Content: Information about Luxembourg

Government of Macedonia

Web Address: http://www.gov.mk/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Macedonia
Content: Information about Macedonia
 

Government of Mauritius

Web Address: http://ncb.intnet.mu/govt/house.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mauritius
Content: Information about Muaritius

Government of Mongolia

Web Address: http://www.pmis.gov.mn/indexeng.php
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mongolia
Content: Information about the government of Mongolia

Government of Qatar

Web Address: http://www.mofa.gov.qa/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Qatar
Content: Information about Qatar

Government of Romania

Web Address: http://www.guv.ro/engleza/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Romania
Content: Information about Romania

Government of Slovakia

Web Address: http://www.government.gov.sk/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Slovakia
Content: Information about Slovakia
 

Government of slovenia

Web Address: http://www.gov.si/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Slovenia
Content: Links to all ministies

Government of Spain

Web Address: http://www.la-moncloa.es/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Spain
Content: Information about the Spaish government

Government of Sri Lanka

Web Address: http://www.priu.gov.lk/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Sri Lanka
Content: Information about the government of Sri Lanka

Government of the Czech Republic

Web Address: http://www.vlada.cz/ASC/aktuality.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech Republic
Content: Information about the government of the Czech Republic

Government of the Dominican Republic

Web Address: http://www.presidencia.gov.do/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Information about the Dominican Republic
 

Government of the Fiji Islands

Web Address: http://www.fiji.gov.fj/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Fiji
Content: Information about the gevernment of the Fiji Islands

Government of the Republic of Croatia

Web Address: http://www.vlada.hr/default.asp?ru=2
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Croatia
Content: Information about the government of the Republic of Croatia

Government of Trinidad and Tobago

Web Address: http://www.gov.tt/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Trinidad & Tobago
Content: Information about Trnidad and Tobago

Government of Uganda

Web Address: http://www.myuganda.co.ug/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Uganda
Content: Information about Uganda

Government of Uzbekistan

Web Address: http://www.gov.uz/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Uzbekistan
Content: Information about Uzbekistan
 

Government of Zimbabwe

Web Address: http://www.gta.gov.zw/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Zimbabwe
Content: Information about Zimbabwe

Governmentof Chile

Web Address: http://www.segegob.cl/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Chile
Content: Information about the government of Chile (in Spanish)

GuiaNet

Web Address: http://www.guiao.pt/home/default.shtml
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Portugal
Content: Company directory from established Portuguese publisher,with contact details, sometimes email and web links. Search by name, sector.

Guide to Foreign Trade Exporters in Colombia

Web Address: http://www.colombiaexport.com/web/home.aspx
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Colombia
Content: Colombian Exporters Electronic Directory

Guidez.net West Africa

Web Address: http://www.guidez.net/place=625/show=websites
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: The window to Africa on the internet. Easy navigation of African websites by category or keyword searches.
 

Hiroshima Promotion Organization

Web Address: http://www.hiwave.or.jp/HAPEE/english/index.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: (English version) Technology information. Japanese links.

Historical Tariff Database Tables

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov/scripts/listables.asp
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: for browsing or downloading. You can create a query by selecting the attributes you want from the tariff database on the year you choose.

Hkenterprise.com

Web Address: http://hkenterprise.com
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Hong Kong
Content: Information on jewelry, electronics, footwear, fabric, accessories, leather goods and bags, packaging, enterprise, optical, watches and clocks, toys, electronic components and parts, and household items.

Holland Export

Web Address: http://www.hollandexports.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Holland
Content: Overview of the most important Dutch exporters of products and services

Home page of the Kingdom of Bahrain

Web Address: http://www.bahrain.gov.bh/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Bahrain
Content: Information about Bahrain
 

Homepage of the President of Azerbaijan

Web Address: http://www.president.az/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Azerbaijan
Content: Information about Azerbaijan

Honduran Manufacturers Association

Web Address: http://www.ahm-honduras.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Honduras
Content: Services include Statistics of the Honduran Manunfacturing Industry, directory of textile manufacturers, and publications

Honduras Info

Web Address: http://www.hondurasinfo.hn/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Honduras
Content: General and trade information; contacts; products and services.

Honduras Resources

Web Address: http://www.honduras-resources.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Honduras
Content: Honduras Resources has a vast array of graphical links to Honduran newspapers, t.v. and radio stations, internet providers, sport teams, schools and universities…

Honduras.Com

Web Address: http://www.honduras.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Honduras
Content: Information about Honduras
 

Hong Kong

Web Address: http://www.tdctrade.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Hong Kong
Content: Trade Development Council. Comprehensive guide to business activity in Hong Kong

Hong Kong enterprise internet

Web Address: http://www.hkenterprise.com
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Hong Kong
Content: List of links to products sorted by category. Can search by product, company, or brandname.

Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Web Address: http://www.tdctrade.com/abouttdc/index.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Hong Kong
Content: Hong Kong Trade Development Council’s trade matching service with 100,000 Hong Kong companies, 500,000 global business contacts, 18,000 brand names and over 750,000 business enquiries a year.

Hong Kong Yellow Pages

Web Address: http://www.yp.com.hk
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: China
Content: Hong Kong Yellow Pages

Hoover’s Online

Web Address: http://www.hoovers.com/
Category: Financial
Region/Country:
Content: Economic and financial information
 

Hoy Newspaper

Web Address: http://www.hoy.com.do/
Category: Publications
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Daily newspaper

Hungarian Central Statistical Office

Web Address: http://www.ksh.hu/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Hungary
Content: Gives detailed data on the statistical office’s Stadat system, economic and financial data, news releases, Hungary in figures, etc.

Hungary.ORG

Web Address: http://hungary.org/hungary/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Hungary
Content: Hungarian cultural and information center

Iceland Export Directory

Web Address: http://www.icelandexport.is/english/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Iceland
Content: Contact details of internationally trading Icelandic companies. Produced by Trade Council of Iceland and Midlun Ltd (directory publisher).

IE Singapore

Web Address: http://www.iesingapore.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Sinagapore
Content: IE Singapore is the leading agency for spreading Singapore’s external wing.
 

IFOAM

Web Address: http://www.ifoam.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: provides information on the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements.

IMEX Exchange

Web Address: http://www.imex.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Internet International Business Exchange; Trade Leads, Global Markets, etc.

IMF- The International Monetary Fund

Web Address: http://www.imf.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Provides current news releases and publications; country information; standards and codes; fund rates; site index and map.

Importing into the USA

Web Address: http://www.importingusa.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: USA
Content: Guide to customs procedures

India Server

Web Address: http://www.indiaserver.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: General information and weblinks for India
 

India Trade Daily

Web Address: http://www.indianexporters.com/index.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: On-Line directory of Indian products and companies

India World Home

Web Address: http://www.indiaworld.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: Business news and sports

India Yellow Pages

Web Address: http://www.indianyellowpages.com
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: India
Content: This searchable telephone directory for businesses in India will query up to 100 listings with each search. Place your offer to buy or sell in the Trade Forum.

India: Export Import Trade Flash

Web Address: http://www.trade-india.com/tradeindia/tflash/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: A bimonthly magazine on Indian Export/Import related news

India: The Economic Times

Web Address: http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/?
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: A business newspaper from India which offers access to corporate news, politics, economy, stock market news, stock quotes, and editorial opinions
 

India-Invest

Web Address: http://www.india-invest.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: Business information resource for India

Indian Parliament

Web Address: http://www.icelandexport.is/english/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: Information about the Indian parliament and government

Indoexpolrer

Web Address: http://www.indoexplorer.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Indonesia
Content: Information related to the government oganizations

Info Space

Web Address: http://www.infospace.com/info/redirs_all.htm?pgtarg=worl
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: All continents
Content: Telephone directories for the world

Infobel.com: Belgium

Web Address: http://www.infobel.be/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Belgium
Content: White pages, yellow pages, and business page online directory.
 

Information for Africa

Web Address: http://www.mbendi.com/index.htm
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: Links to doing business in Africa

InfoSystems

Web Address: http://www.infosystems.biz/site/index.php
Category: Travel
Region/Country:
Content: Links to on-line international travel services

Inland Revenue web site for the U.K.

Web Address: http://www.inlandrevenue.gov.uk/home.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United Kingdom
Content: Features news and information on tax and national insurance matters in the United Kingdom.

Institute of International Finance Inc,

Web Address: http://www.iif.com/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: global
Content: A global association of financial institutions. Provides economic reports and reviews

Instituto Nacional de Estadistica – in Spanish only

Web Address: http://www.ine.gub.uy
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Uruguay
Content: Gives annual statistics, other statistics, contacts, social and economic indicators, and general information.
 

Instituto Nacional de Estadistica (in Spanish only)

Web Address: http://www.ine.gov.bo/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Bolivia
Content: Gives geography information on Bolivia; statistical information; catalog of products; press news.

Instituto Nacional de Estatistica

Web Address: http://www.ine.pt/index_eng.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Portugal
Content: Portugal national statistics

Inter-American Development Bank

Web Address: http://www.iadb.org/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Americas
Content: Regional multilateral development institution. Assists member countries by financing development in member countries and supplementing private investments with a focus on small projects

Inter’l Lawyer Locator

Web Address: http://www.martindale.com/locator/home.html
Category: Legal
Region/Country:
Content: Search for lawyers and law firms worldwide by name, firm, location or area of practice. Provides short profile and contact information.

Inter’l Telephone Directories

Web Address: http://www.infobel.com/teldir/
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: Index of on-line phonebooks with links to yellow and white pages, business directories, e-mail addresses and fax listings worldwide
 

International Academy of Business Disciplines

Web Address: http://www.iadb.org
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Global
Content: Provides publications and conferences aims at fostering and promoting education in all of the functional and support disciplines of business.

International Addresses and Salutations

Web Address: http://www.bspage.com/address.html
Category: General Service
Region/Country: international
Content: Website offers practical cultural info for companies looking to break into new international markets

International Business and Technology Info

Web Address: http://www.brint.com/International.htm
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Provides commerce, business and technology information at the global level, as well as for specific countries

International Business Resources from MSI

Web Address: http://globaledge.msu.edu/ibrd/ibrd.asp
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Michigan State University Center for International Business Education and Research includes sites for news, journals, country specific information, company directories, trade shows, mailing lists and other useful information

International Chamber of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.iccwbo.org/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: The representative body that speaks with authority on behalf of enterprises form all sectors in every part of the world. This site provides useful information on international business topics
 

International Herald Tribune

Web Address: http://www.iht.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: Global newspaper, with features and news stories from around the world

International Interpreters and Translators

Web Address: http://www.cta-web.org/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Colorado Translators Association with a link to the American Translators Association

International Licensing Industry Merchandiser’s Association

Web Address: http://www.licensing.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Resource Directory Member resouces/directory, support services. Information on the marketing of licensed properties.

International Monetary Fund

Web Address: http://www.imf.org/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: global
Content: Global bank with site for investments and other info. on finance around the world

International News Directory

Web Address: http://www.newsdirectory.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: Global resource site with specific country newspaper, magazine, and journal publications
 

International Organizations

Web Address: http://search.yahoo.com/bin/search?p=International+Organizations
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Yahoo links to international organizations

International Relations Resources

Web Address: http://www.library.tufts.edu/ginn/ginn_er.html
Category: Legal
Region/Country:
Content: from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts

International salary calculator

Web Address: http://www.homefair.com/calc/salcalc.html?NETSCAPE_LIVEWIRE.src=homefair
Category: Cultural
Region/Country:
Content: For people who are relocating. Useful information such as the Salary Calculator, which compares the cost of living between two cities (for numerous countries).

International Standards Organization

Web Address: http://www.iso.org/iso/en/ISOOnline.openerpage
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: International organization dealing with product and service standards

International Systems and Units

Web Address: http://www.bipm.org/en/si/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Provides information on international units of measure
 

International Trade — Import-Export Portal

Web Address: http://www.fita.org/webindex2a.shtml
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Web indexes, 2000 annotated and indexed links to international trade resources. Includes Trade Leads, Business Directories, Trade Shows/Fairs, Product Licensing ETC.

International Trade Administration

Web Address: http://www.ita.doc.gov/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Dedicated to improving U.S. companies abilities to trade internationally

International Trade Centre

Web Address: http://www.intracen.org
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: Product, market, and country information. Business support.

International Trade Data Systems

Web Address: http://www.itds.treas.gov/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides a 21st century system for Trade and Understanding

International Trade Law Research Guide

Web Address: http://www.ll.georgetown.edu/intl/guides/trade/
Category: Legal
Region/Country:
Content: International Trade Law Research Guide
 

International Transportation Information

Web Address: http://transweb.sjsu.edu/intalpha.htm
Category: Transportation
Region/Country:
Content: Freight forwarder directory by alphabet or by state.

Invertir

Web Address: http://www.invertir.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Argentina
Content: The complete guide to Business with Argentina

Invest in Britain Bureau–Department of Trade and Industry

Web Address: http://www.invest.uk.com/index_flash.cfm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Britain
Content:

Invest in France

Web Address: http://www.investinfrance.org/NorthAmerica/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: Government agency for foreign investment

Invest in France Agency

Web Address: http://www.investinfrancena.org
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: Information about doing business in France.
 

Invest in Jamaica

Web Address: http://www.investjamaica.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Jamaica
Content: Guide to invest in Jamaica

Invest in Japan Information Center

Web Address: http://www.investment-japan.go.jp/index.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Provides information about invest in Japan

Investment Indonesia Online

Web Address: http://www.bkpm.go.id/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Indonesia
Content: investment development, match making, business profile, law & regulation, business communities…

IPU- Inter-Parliamentary Union

Web Address: http://www.ipu.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Gives information on national parliaments, parliamentary democracy, and information on IPU’s committees, meetings, and conferences.

Iranian Trade Association

Web Address: http://www.iraniantrade.org
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Iran
Content: Networking organization that provides Iranian trade information, conference organization, and Iranian-American advocacy to lift US trade sanctions on Iran. Provides business opportunities in Iran.
 

ISI- International Statistical Institute

Web Address: http://www.cbs.nl/isi
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Provides information on statistical terms, methods, and agencies.

Israel Exporters Catalog

Web Address: http://www.export.org.il/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Israel
Content: Directory of exporting companies in English and Hebrew, and other information about Israeli trade.

Israel: S & P

Web Address: http://www.standardpoor.co.il/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Israel
Content: Public company directory, information on Israel’s economy, links to related sites.

Italia: Pagine Gialle Online

Web Address: http://www.paginegialle.it/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Italy
Content: Directory has basic details of 3 million Italian businesses, with simple product classification. Searchable by name, address, product category, etc.

Italian Stock Exchange

Web Address: http://www.borsaitalia.it/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Italy
Content: Directory of listed companies with basic contact details, sector and website link. Has some data on capitalization, monthly trading volume; some macroeconomic data.
 

Italian Yellow Pages Online

Web Address: http://multilingua.seat.it/cgi-bin/webdriver?MIval=mdrindex&lingua=INGL
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Italy
Content: Search this telephone directory online in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish.

ITC TRADE DATAWEB

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov/scripts/user_set.asp
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: U.S.
Content: Direct access to trade data; customized reports; instant answers

Jamal’s Yellow Pages

Web Address: http://www.dti.gov.ph/
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Pakistan
Content: Search by products.

Japan Business Federation

Web Address: http://www.keidanren.or.jp/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: The Federation shall establish timely consensus and work towards resolution of a variety of issues concerning Japanese business community, including economic, industrial, social, and labor.

Japan Development Bank

Web Address: http://www.dbj.go.jp/english/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Provides long-term financing and other policy-based schemes
 

Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)

Web Address: http://www.jetro.go.jp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: A Japanese government-supported organization dedicated to promoting mutually beneficial trade and economic relationships between Japan and other nations. A representative is based in St. Louis.

Japan information Network

Web Address: http://www.jinjapan.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Various link to interesting websites

Japan Town Page

Web Address: http://english.itp.ne.jp/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Yellow pages directory for Japan in English, from NTT (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation).

Japan: Nikkei Net

Web Address: http://www.nni.nikkei.co.jp/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Business news and financial markets

JETRO

Web Address: http://www.jetro.go.jp/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: An information resource for business between Japan and other nations
 

Journal of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.joc.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: “The Daily Journal of Trade Logistics”– trade news. daily.

KEIZAI Society

Web Address: http://www.keizai.org/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Provides a forum where executives and professionals can influence future business relationships between the U.S. and Japan.

Kingdom of Marocco

Web Address: http://www.mincom.gov.ma/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Marocco
Content: Information about Marocco

KITA.org

Web Address: http://www.kita.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content: This site provids extensive information on Korean import/export products and companies. Once registered as a free member, you will be able to receive tailored e-mail bulletins featuring Korean products that match the scope of your business.

Kompass Directory

Web Address: http://www.kompass.com/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country:
Content: Search here for information about products and companies in most countries (excluding Latin America). Contact, financial, and product information about foreign companies. Navigate in 5 different languages.
 

Korea

Web Address: http://www.kotra.or.kr/eng/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content: Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency

Korea Buyers Guide

Web Address: http://www.buykorea21.com
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Korea
Content: Korea buers guide

Korea Economic Institute of America

Web Address: http://www.keia.org
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content: The Korea Economic Institute (KEI) was established in 1982 as a not-for-profit, educational organization. KEI focuses its efforts in the economic area, but addresses all aspects of relations between the United States and the Republic of Korea.

Korea Trade Center (KOTRA)

Web Address: http://www.kotra.or.kr
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content: Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency.

Korea Trading Post

Web Address: http://www.kita.or.kr/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content: Information on specific products, such as: gifts, stationary, chemicals, toys, cosmetics, medical equipment.
 

Korea: EC21

Web Address: http://www.ec21.net/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content: Includes a directory of 30,000 companies (search for exporters, importers, manugacturers, on company name or product); also business opportunities, etc.

Korean Development Bank

Web Address: http://www.kdb.co.kr/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Korea
Content: Investment bank with a focus on national industry development and Korean financial industry globalization

Korean SME

Web Address: http://www.smba.go.kr
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content: Small and medium enterprises in the Kyonggi Province

KUM

Web Address: http://www.mfa.gov.hu/kum/en/bal/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Hungary
Content: general information from Hungary

KUM

Web Address: http://www.mfa.gov.hu/kum/en/bal/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Hungary
Content: general information from Hungary
 

KYC News

Web Address: http://www.offshorebusiness.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Caribbean
Content: The Company publishes investigative information in its newsletters, OffshoreAlert, InsideBermuda and KYC Alert, and daily news feeds.

La Romana

Web Address: http://laromana.com/mambo/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Official website of the city of La Romana

Latin America Network Information Center

Web Address: http://www.lanic.utexas.edu/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: Links to Latin American Websites

Latin American Newspapers

Web Address: http://www.gda.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: Run by Grupo de Diarios America with immediate links to the 9 most prestigious daily newspapers of Latin America. Site and papers are Spanish-language only.

Latin American Post

Web Address: http://www.latinamericanpost.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: This site contains news about Latin America in English. The easy-to-use format has breaking news, current events analysis, economic and financial data, feature stories, travel profiles, sports, and plenty more.
 

Latin American Studies

Web Address: http://lanic.utexas.edu/las.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: Latin American links from the University of Texas at Austin

Latin American Trade Council of Oregon (LATCO)

Web Address: http://www.latco.org/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: LATCO is a non-profit business association promoting trade with Latin America. LATCO hosts “Tools of the Trade,” a free information resource providing excellent links for Latin American countries

Latin Trade Magazine

Web Address: http://www.latintrade.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: Covering commerce, trade, investment, privatization and related developments in the Americas

Latin World

Web Address: http://www.latinworld.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: South and Central America
Content: The premier search engine for Latin America & the Caribbean

LatinFocus-The Online Source for Latin American Economies

Web Address: http://www.latin-focus.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: News, Web directories, economic briefings, and economic forecasts for Latin American countries.
 

Latvia Online

Web Address: http://www.lda.gov.lv
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Latvia
Content:

Lawcrawler

Web Address: http://lawcrawler.findlaw.com/
Category: Legal
Region/Country:
Content: Legal web and Databases search

Leadership Directories

Web Address: http://www.leadershipdirectories.com
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: USA
Content: Who’s Who in the Leadership of the United States

Legal Information Institute

Web Address: http://www.law.cornell.edu/topics/trade.html
Category: Legal
Region/Country:
Content: Cornell University International Trade Law Materials

Les Pages Jaunes – France Yellow Pages

Web Address: http://www.pagesjaunes.fr/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: Yellow pages director, white pages and trademark pages. French language and English interface.
 

Library of Congress

Web Address: http://lcweb.loc.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Research services, legislative information and copyright information

Libyaonline

Web Address: http://www.libyaonline.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Libya
Content: Links to Libya websites

Linchtenstein Hompage

Web Address: http://www.liechtenstein.li/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Lichtenstain
Content: Information about Lichtenstein

Location: Switzerland

Web Address: http://www.standortschweiz.ch/seco/internet/en/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Switzerland
Content: Contains information about the Swiss labor force, environment, investment climate, tax structure, quality of life, research and technology news

Made in Belgium

Web Address: http://www.madeinbelgium.be/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Beligium
Content: This site includes an overview of Belgian history, politics, and the current economic climate. Plus step-by-step instructions on how to set up a business and some great links.
 

madeinitaly.com

Web Address: http://www.madeinitaly.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Italy
Content: Provides country specific information on Business, Shopping, Utilities, Travel, Tickets, News, and Business Oportunities

Malawi offical website

Web Address: http://www.malawi.gov.mw/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Malawi
Content: Information about Malawi

Malaysia Civil Service Link

Web Address: http://www.gov.my/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Malaysia
Content: Links to Malaysian Websites

Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)

Web Address: http://www.matrade.gov.my
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Malaysia
Content:

Maltese Government

Web Address: http://www.gov.mt/index.asp?l=2
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Malta
Content: Information about Malta
 

Mantissa e-learning

Web Address: http://www.mantissa.co.uk/Top1_1.htm
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Offers a quick guide to letters of credit. Gives some basic information and tips on how to use letters of credit.

Manufacturers Association of Israel

Web Address: http://www.industry.org.il/Eng/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Israel
Content: Represents 1700 industrial companies (90% of all in Israel).

Maps.com

Web Address: http://www.maps.com/explore/factbook/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: Online maps and atlas. Assistance for trip planning.

Maquila Market

Web Address: http://www.maquilamarket.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Information on maquiladoras in Mexico.

Maquiladora Guide

Web Address: http://www.maqguide.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Provides information and contacts on Maquiladoras in Mexico.
 

Market Access and Compliance (MAC)

Web Address: http://www.mac.doc.gov/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Helps businesses to overcome barriers to trade and investment overseas

Mbendi-Information for Africa

Web Address: http://www.mbendi.co.za/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: Encyclopedia of business and communications information for Africa. To assist companies and business people in doing business in and with Africa. Information on business opportunities and challenges and more.

McKenna &Cunneo LLP

Web Address: http://www.mckennacuneo.com
Category: Legal
Region/Country:
Content: Attorney’s, areas of law, Law Stuff!

Mexican Entrepreneurial Information System

Web Address: http://www.secofi-siem.gob.mx/intranet.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Statistics, companies, and contacts – in Spanish only.

Mexico Business Magazine

Web Address: http://www.mexicobusiness.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Magazine of the Nafta marketplace
 

Miami Herald Online

Web Address: http://www.herald.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content:

Michigan State University Center for Int’l Business Education and Research

Web Address: http://globaledge.msu.edu/ibrd/ibrd.asp
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: International business resources

Middle East Business Information

Web Address: http://www.ameinfo.com/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Middle East
Content: A Middle East on-line business directory.

Ministry of commerce of the Salomon Islands

Web Address: http://www.commerce.gov.sb/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Salomon Islands
Content: Information and links about the Salomon Islands

Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry

Web Address: http://www.meti.go.jp/english/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Provides policy reports and updates on trade policy for Japan
 

Ministry of Finance

Web Address: http://www.fazenda.gov.br/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Brazil
Content: Provides information on the Brazilian economy.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Web Address: http://www.mae.gov.bf/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Burkina Faso
Content: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (in French)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Web Address: http://www.urm.lt
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Lithuania
Content: General information on Lithuania.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan

Web Address: http://www.mofa.go.jp/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Information about Japan

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Worship

Web Address: http://www.mrecic.gov.ar
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Argentina
Content:
 

Ministry of Foreign Relations

Web Address: http://www.minrel.cl
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Chile
Content:

Ministry of information of Kuwait

Web Address: http://www.kuwait-info.com/sidepages/state_ministries_information.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Kuwait
Content: Links to Kuwait websites

Ministry og Economy Croatia

Web Address: http://www.mingo.hr/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Croatia
Content: General information

Ministryof Foreign Affairs

Web Address: http://www.mfa.gov.eg/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Egypt
Content: Ministryof Foreign Affairs

Missouri Department of Agriculture

Web Address: http://www.mda.mo.gov/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Missouri
Content: Povides trade information and export assistance for Missouri agricultural products.
 

Mondaq

Web Address: http://www.mondaq.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country: United Kingdom
Content: Mondaq.com is a site that has articles written by “professional business advisors”, which means lawyers, accountants, and consultants. It’s got a range of articles about legislative and regulatory matters in every region of the world.

NAFTA Secretariat

Web Address: http://www.nafta-sec-alena.org
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: North America
Content: NAFTA Secretariat rules, decisions, status reports, general NAFTA information

NAFTA Works

Web Address: http://www.naftaworks.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Contains information on establishing a facility in Mexico

Natinal assembly of venezuela

Web Address: http://www.sail.gov.ve/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Venezuela
Content: Information about the government of Venezuela

National Agency for Export Development

Web Address: http://www.nafed.go.id
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Indonesia
Content: Contacts for companies exporting to Indonesia
 

National Center for Infectious Diseases’ Travelers’ Health

Web Address: http://www.cdc.gov/travel/
Category: Travel
Region/Country:
Content: Information on outbreaks, vaccinations, safe food and water, and more

National Commission for Statistics

Web Address: http://www.kappa.ro/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Romania
Content: Provides current news releases on Romania, general information, and useful links to other Romanian sites.

National Council of Free Trade Zones

Web Address: http://www.cnzfe.gov.do/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Information on Free Trade Zones

National Government of Micronesia

Web Address: http://www.fsmgov.org/ngovt.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Micronesia
Content: Information about Micronesia

National Law Center fot Inter-American Free Trade

Web Address: http://www.natlaw.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: The National Law Center is a non-profit research and educational institution which seeks to develop the legal infrastructure necessary to facilitate the movement of goods, services and investment capital in the Western Hemisphere.
 

National Office of Statistics

Web Address: http://www.one.gov.do/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: National Office of Statistics

National Statistical Institute of Bulgaria

Web Address: http://www.nsi.bg
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Bulgaria
Content: Shows latest statistical results, results from surveys, publications, and link to other Bulgarian government institutions and related organizations.

National Trade Data Bank

Web Address: http://www.stat-usa.gov/tradtest.nsf
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: market analysis, industry analysis, country reports

Nerd World: Asia

Web Address: http://www.nerdworld.com/users/dstein/nw478.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Large index of Asia related internet resources created by Nerd World Media.

Netheralnds Foreign Investment Agency

Web Address: http://www.nfia.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Netherlands
Content: Facilitates American companies’ direct investments in the Netherlands and provides various information about the Netherlands.
 

Netherlands Board of Tourism (NBT)

Web Address: http://www.holland.com
Category: Travel
Region/Country: Netherlands
Content:

Netherlands Foreign Trade Agency (EVD)

Web Address: http://www.hollandtrade.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Netherlands
Content:

Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science (OC&W)

Web Address: http://www.minocw.nl
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Netherlands
Content:

Netiran

Web Address: http://www.netiran.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Iran
Content: Information about Iran

Netstorm’s All Canada Business Registry

Web Address: http://www.acbr.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content: One million Canadian companies.
 

New Zealand government

Web Address: http://www.govt.nz/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: New Zealand
Content: Infromation about New Zealand

News from Russia

Web Address: http://www.rbc.ru
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Russia
Content: Provides updated news on Russia; information on the stock market and shares and bills; general information about Russia.

Niger Precidency

Web Address: http://www.nigeria.gov.ng/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Niger
Content: Information about Niger government (in French)

NL Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science

Web Address: http://www.minocw.nl
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Netherlands
Content:

North American Development Bank

Web Address: http://www.nadbank.org/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: USA and Mexico
Content: Organization created to address border issues between the U.S. and Mexico
 

NV Databank

Web Address: http://www.kvk.nl
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Netherlands
Content: Directory of 1.2 million Dutch companies, from the Dutch chambers of commerce: non-members can only search to display company names, town, Chamber registration number, date of most recent filing. You can buy further information. Dutch language.

OECD- Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Statistics Directorate

Web Address: http://www.oecd.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Gives information on societies, economics, education, employment, politics, social issues, trade, etc.

Offical Web Site of the European Union

Web Address: http://europa.eu.int/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: European Union
Content: All the official informatioin about the EU

Office of Foreign Assets Control

Web Address: http://www.treas.gov/ofac/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Information on economic and trade sanctions against targeted foreign countries, terrorism sponsoring organizations and international narcotics traffickers bases on U.S. foreign policy and national security goals.

Office of Harmonization in the internal Market

Web Address: http://oami.eu.int/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Provides registration of uniform trade marks within the EU
 

Office of the President of Palestine

Web Address: http://www.p-p-o.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Palestine
Content: Inforation about the government of Palestine

Office of the president of South Korea

Web Address: http://english.president.go.kr/cwd/en/index.php
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: South Korea
Content: Information about South Korea

Office of the Prime Minister of Greece

Web Address: http://www.primeminister.gr/gr/lang/en/primeminister.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Greece
Content: Information about the government of Greece

Office of the Prime Minister of Namibia

Web Address: http://www.opm.gov.na/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Namibia
Content: Information about Namibia

Office of the United States Trade Representative

Web Address: http://www.ustr.gov/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides information on Trade and Development and the Office of the United States Trade Representative itself.
 

Office of Trade and Economic Analysis web site (International Trade Administration)

Web Address: http://www.ita.doc.gov/td/industry/otea/index.html
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Global Data Links, U.S. Industry and Trade Outlook, U.S. Foreign Trade Highlights, U.S. Industry Sector Data, U.S. Foreign Monthly Trade Data, etc.

Official FTAA-ALCA web site

Web Address: http://www.alca-ftaa.org/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country:
Content: The official home page of the Free Trade Area of the Americas process or FTAA.

Official Government Webpages By Country

Web Address: http://www.psr.keele.ac.uk/official.htm
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Links to the government websites of all the counties of the world.

Official page of Moldova

Web Address: http://www.moldova.md/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Moldova
Content: Information about Moldova

Official page of North Korea

Web Address: http://www.korea-dpr.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: North Korea
Content: Information about North Korea
 

Official Peru homepage

Web Address: http://www.peru.com/english/index_english.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Peru
Content: Information and links about Peru

Official site of Burma

Web Address: http://www.myanmar.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Burma
Content: General information about Burma

Official site of the Icelandic Foreign Service

Web Address: http://www.iceland.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Iceland
Content: Information about Iceland and Icelandic nature, its history and people, culture and science, travel and leisure, business in Iceland, its economy and foreign policy as well as links on numerous related subjects.

Official webpage of Mozambique

Web Address: http://www.mozambique.mz/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mozambique
Content: Information about Mozambique

Official Website of Mauritania

Web Address: http://www.mauritania.mr/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mauritania
Content: Information about Mauritania
 

Official Website of Pakistan

Web Address: http://www.pak.gov.pk/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Pakistan
Content: Information about Pakistan

Official Website of Poland

Web Address: http://www.poland.pl/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Poland
Content: Information about Poland

Official website of Purto Rico

Web Address: http://welcome.topuertorico.org/government.shtml
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Puerto Rico
Content: Information about Purto Rico

Official WWW site of the Republic of Gambia

Web Address: http://www.gambia.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Gambia
Content: Comprehensive collection of information about Gamba’s history, government, investment opportunities, economic developments, and travel. Also important and useful phone numbers and addresses of Gambia agencies and other organizations.

OFFSTATS

Web Address: http://www.library.auckland.ac.nz/subjects/stats/offstats/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: This, site, from the University of Auckland Library, New Zealand, has country statistics in a wide range of topic areas, including: demographics, economics, finance, crime, and religion.
 

Open Directory-Business: International Business & Trade

Web Address: http://www.dmoz.org/Business/International_Business_and_Trade/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: Directory of business websites.

Opic Highlights

Web Address: http://www.opic.gov
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Participation of U.S. private capital and skills in the economic and social development of less developed countries and areas. Has links in aiding investors with insuring investments, financing, etc. Includes Missouri specific area.

Organization of American States

Web Address: http://www.oas.org
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: The Americas
Content: Forum of American States discussing economic, political, cultural, travel issues.

Other Statistical Sites on the WWW from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics

Web Address: http://www.bls.gov/bls/other.htm
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: This page provides links to FEDSTATS, Principal U.S. Federal Statistical Agencies, 58 International Statistical Agencies, as well as statistical web sites for 9 International Organizations.

Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Web Address: http://www.opic.gov/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: global
Content: Provides political risk insurance and loans to help U.S. businesses compete in developing economies
 

Pacific Exchange Rate Service

Web Address: http://pacific.commerce.ubc.ca/xr/
Category: Financial
Region/Country:
Content: Today’s foreign currency exchange rates as well as historic exchange rate information that can be plotted in graph form.

Page Pro

Web Address: http://www.pagespro.com/ppm/ppro.cgi
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: Directory of 600,000 businesses giving address, telephone, fax. From France Telecom.

Paginas Amarillas Multimedia

Web Address: http://www.paginas-amarillas.es/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Spain
Content: Yellow pages directory listing 1.6 million businesses and professionals.

Papua New Guinea government

Web Address: http://www.pngonline.gov.pg/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Papua New Guinea
Content: Information about Papua New Guinea

Parliament of Bulgaria

Web Address: http://www.parliament.bg/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Bulgaria
Content: Information about the parlaiment of Bulgaria
 

Parliament of Denmark

Web Address: http://www.folketinget.dk/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Denmark
Content: Infromation about Denmark

Passport Services

Web Address: http://travel.state.gov/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Applications and information through the U.S. State Department’s website

Philippines: Business World Internet Edition

Web Address: http://www.bworldonline.com/BW112106/today.php
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Pilippines
Content: Daily business publication

Phone Numbers, Addresses, & Postal Codes

Web Address: http://viva.lib.virginia.edu/reference/general/phone.html
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country:
Content: Index of telephone directories, address directories, and postal codes

Pier Import Export Reporting Service

Web Address: http://www.piers.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Americas
Content: Offers the most comprehensive statistics on global cargo movements transiting seaports in the U.S. and Latin America.
 

Polish Agency for Foreign Investment

Web Address: http://www.paiz.gov.pl/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Poland
Content: Investment conditions and procedures.

Polish Company Directory

Web Address: http://www.teleadreson.com.pl/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Poland
Content: Search for Polish companies in the database.

Polish Webpage from Boston

Web Address: http://www.polhome.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Poland
Content: Wide variety of general information.

Polishworld: Business and Economy

Web Address: http://www.polishworld.com/pwenglish/pwecon_1.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Poland
Content: Overview of industries.

Political Archives

Web Address: http://www-2.cs.cmu.edu/afs/cs.cmu.edu/user/clamen/misc/politics/README.html
Category: General Service
Region/Country: global
Content: Electronic documents from various countries
 

Political Database of the Americas

Web Address: http://www.georgetown.edu/pdba
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: Provides electronic informational resources and links on Latin American politics.

Portugal Busines & Investment Information

Web Address: http://www.portugal.org
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Portugal
Content: General Information about Portugal

Portugal presidency

Web Address: http://www.presidenciarepublica.pt/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Portugal
Content: Information about Portugal government

Portugal Telecom

Web Address: http://www.paginasamarelas.pt/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Portugal
Content: Searchable yellow pages directory for portugal.

Power Reporting

Web Address: http://www.powerreporting.com/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Contains links to information finding sites.
 

Presidencia de la Republica Dominicana

Web Address: http://www.presidencia.gov.do/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Presidency of the Dominican Republic

President of Philippines

Web Address: http://www.erap.com/index.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Philippines
Content: Information about the government of Philippines

ProChile

Web Address: http://www.chileinfo.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Chile
Content: This website provides database of companies and products from Chile and up to date information for international business people seeking opportunities in trade, investment and travel.

Procomer

Web Address: http://www.procomer.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Costa Rica
Content: General business and statistical information.

Production Sharing; U.S. Imports Under HTS 9802

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov/scripts/xprodshare/xdatasc1.asp
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: U.S.
Content: U.S. goods exported for processing abroad and return to the United States. You can generate a report and select the level of detail you would like to obtain.
 

Quetzalnet

Web Address: http://www.quetzalnet.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Guatemala
Content: Guide to invest in Guatemala

RaboBank International

Web Address: http://www.rabobank.com
Category: Financial
Region/Country:
Content: Provides much information on RaboBank and allows you to search its various offices.

Regent Commerce Network of China

Web Address: http://www.china-inc.com/index.asp?lan=ENG
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: China
Content: Trade leads focusing on Chinese businesses.

Regional and Country Information

Web Address: http://www.usitc.gov/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: global
Content: Identifies servers that focus on trade-related information specific to one country or region and servers covering many countries

Registro Mercantil Central

Web Address: http://www.rmc.es/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Spain
Content: Official register of companies. Directory in Spanish or English language interface.
 

Republic of Rwanda

Web Address: http://www.rwanda1.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Rwanda
Content: Information about Rwanda

Republic of San Marino

Web Address: http://www.interni.segreteria.sm/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: San Marino
Content: Information about San Marino (in Italain)

Republic of the Philippines National Statistics Office

Web Address: http://www.census.gov.ph
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides general statistics on the Philippine society, its economy, and its people. This site serves as the primary statistical arm of the Philippine government.

Republique Togolaise

Web Address: http://www.republicoftogo.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Togo
Content: Information about Togo

Royal Kingdom of Tonga

Web Address: http://www.vacations.tvb.gov.to/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Tonga
Content: Information about the kingdom of Tonga
 

Royal Netherlands Embassy, Washington D.C.

Web Address: http://www.netherlands-embassy.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: The Netherlands
Content: General information on the Netherlands.

Russia national tourist Office

Web Address: http://www.russia-travel.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Russia
Content: Information about Russia

Salary Expert

Web Address: http://www.salaryexpert.com
Category: Financial
Region/Country:
Content: Gives accurate compensation data. You are able to choose job type and location by zip code to receive a report on the average salary for that posistion.

Santo Domingo Hotel Association

Web Address: http://www.santodomingo.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Official website of the city of Santo Domingo

Saudi Arabia Information resource

Web Address: http://www.saudinf.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Saudi Arabia
Content: information about Saudi Arabia
 

Scottish Department of Trade and Industry

Web Address: http://www.dti.gov.uk
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Scotland
Content: Provides a range of information from specific industries to information on the latest trade regulations.

SDQ.com

Web Address: http://www.sdq.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Official website of the City of Santo Domingo

Secofi – NAFTA home page

Web Address: http://www.naftaworks.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Export promotion, doing business in Mexico, and trade contacts (in Spanish).

Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs

Web Address: http://www.seic.gov.do/
Category: Publications
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs

Secretary of State of Industry and Trade

Web Address: http://www.seic.gov.do/default.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Secretary of State of Industry and Trade
 

Senegal government

Web Address: http://www.gouv.sn
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Senegal
Content: Information about Senegal

Sercretariat of Health (Secretaria de Salud)

Web Address: http://www.salud.gob.mx/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Go To: “Normas Oficiales” to get information on a specific NOM classification. SPANISH ONLY

Service Central de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques

Web Address: http://www.statec.public.lu/fr/index.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Luxembourg
Content: Provides a sitemap, contacts, links and addresses, world population information, and job vacancies.

SICE – Organization of American States – Trade Unit

Web Address: http://www.sice.oas.org/default.asp
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: The Americas
Content: SICE, the OAS Trade Unit’s Foreign Trade Information System, makes available information about hemispheric integration and trade trends.

Singapore

Web Address: http://www.iesingapore.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Singapore
Content: Trade Development Board and International Enterprise of Singapore provides trade policy, logistics information, trade promotion, and e-commerce information for Singapore
 

Singapore government online

Web Address: http://www.gov.sg/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Singapore
Content: Information about Singapore

Slovenia Business week

Web Address: http://www.gzs.si/eng/news/sbw/default.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Slovenia
Content: Slovenia Business News

Small and Medium Business Administration

Web Address: http://www.smba.go.kr
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content: The Small and Medium Business Administration (SMBA) is a central government agency on Small and Medium Enterprises(SMEs)

Small Business Administration

Web Address: http://www.sba.gov/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Information on starting, financing, and expanding a small business in the U.S.

Small Business Administration Home Page

Web Address: http://www.sbaonline.sba.gov/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Missouri
Content: Provides a wealth of information for America’s entrepreneurs.
 

Société.Com

Web Address: http://www.societe.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: Contains official info on companies registered with RNCS. This includes address, key events, APE code, principle activities, and in some cases summary accounts. You can search on director’s name as well as company name and SIREN number.

Sosua Beach

Web Address: http://www.sosua.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Official website of the city of Sosua

South Africa Government

Web Address: http://www.gov.za/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: South Africa
Content: Information about the South African government

South Africa: Braby’s Directory

Web Address: http://www.brabys.co.za/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: South Africa
Content: Searchable database of contact details of 500,000 businesses in Southern Africa.

South Africa: Sunday Times

Web Address: http://www.btimes.co.za/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: South Africa
Content: Online newspaper providing general new and information regarding business, sports, society, culture, economy, etc.
 

South America Hotels, Resorts and Travel Links

Web Address: http://www.south-america-hotels.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: South America
Content: Information on hotels, maps, major cities, and travel facts

South China Morning Post

Web Address: http://www.scmp.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Includes separate sections for Hong Kong, China and Asia

Spain Government Tour

Web Address: http://www.icex.es
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Spain
Content: Publication of the Spanish Institute for Foreign Trade facilitating international business

Spain’s Yellow Pages Online

Web Address: http://www.paginas-amarillas.es
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Spain
Content: SPANISH ONLY! Search Yellow Pages telephone directory of Spain by category listing, product, company, province, city or postal code.

St Kitts & Nevis Government

Web Address: http://www.stkittsnevis.net/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: St Kitts & Nevis
Content: Information about St Kitts & Nevis
 

St. Louis Regional Chamber and Growth Association

Web Address: http://www.stlrcga.org/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Missouri/Illinois
Content: RCGA is the chamber of commerce and economic development org. for the Greater St. Louis region (St. Louis City; MO counties of St. Louis,St. Charles, Lincoln, Warren, Franklin, & Jefferson) & IL counties of St. Clair,Jersey,Madision,Clinton & Monroe.

St. Lucia government

Web Address: http://www.stlucia.gov.lc/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: St Lucia
Content: Information about St Lucia

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Search

Web Address: http://www.osha.gov/oshstats/sicser.html
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: This web site allows you to search the 1987 version SIC manual by keyword, to access descriptive information for a specified 4-digit SIC, etc.

State Department

Web Address: http://www.state.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Country information, policy issues and more from the U.S. State Department

Statistics Argentina (INDEC)

Web Address: http://www.indec.gov.ar/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Argentina
Content: National Institute of Statistics and Census.
 

Statistics Armenia

Web Address: http://www.arminco.com/Armenia/HDR
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Armenia
Content: Armenia Human Development Report

Statistics Bulgaria

Web Address: http://www.nsi.bg/Index_e.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Bulgaria
Content:

Statistics Canada

Web Address: http://www.statcan.ca/start.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Canada
Content:

Statistics Croatia

Web Address: http://www.dzs.hr
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Croatia
Content:

Statistics Croatia

Web Address: http://www.dzs.hr
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Croatia
Content: Croatian Bureau of Statistics.
 

Statistics Czech Republic

Web Address: http://www.czso.cz
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Czech Republic
Content: Czech Statistical Office.

Statistics Denmark

Web Address: http://www.dst.dk/HomeUK.aspx
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Denmark
Content: Statistics on Denmark.

Statistics Ecuador

Web Address: http://www.inec.gov.ec
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Ecuador
Content: National Institute of Census and Statistics- in Spanish only.

Statistics France

Web Address: http://www.insee.fr/en/home/home_page.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: Statistics on France.

Statistics Hong Kong

Web Address: http://www.info.gov.hk/censtatd/home.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: China
Content: Census and Statistics Department Hong Kong.
 

Statistics Iceland

Web Address: http://www.statice.is/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Iceland
Content: Statistics on Iceland.

Statistics Ireland

Web Address: http://www.cso.ie
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Ireland
Content: Central Statistics Office, Ireland.

Statistics Korea

Web Address: http://www.nso.go.kr/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Korea
Content:

Statistics Lithuania

Web Address: http://www.std.lt
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Lithuania
Content: Lithuanian Department of Statistics.

Statistics Lithuania

Web Address: http://www.urm.lt
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Lithuania
Content:
 

Statistics Malaysia

Web Address: http://www.statistics.gov.my
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Malaysia
Content:

Statistics Mexico

Web Address: http://www.inegi.gob.mx
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Provides statistics on geography and other information in Mexico.

Statistics Netherlands

Web Address: http://www.cbs.nl/en/index.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: The Netherlands
Content: Statistics on the Netherlands.

Statistics New Zealand, Statsweb Database

Web Address: http://www.stats.govt.nz/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: New Zealand
Content: Provides statistics and information about New Zealand.

Statistics Norway

Web Address: http://www.ssb.no/www-open/english
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Norway
Content: Statistics on Norway.
 

Statistics Portugal

Web Address: http://www.ine.pt/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Portugal
Content: National Statistical Institute (INE).

Statistics Singapore

Web Address: http://www.singstat.gov.sg
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Singapore
Content: Statistics on Singapore.

Statistics Spain

Web Address: http://www.ine.es/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Spain
Content: National Statistical Institute (INE) – in Spanish only.

Statistics Sweden

Web Address: http://www.scb.se/eng
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Sweden
Content: Statistics on Sweden

Statistics Switzerland

Web Address: http://www.admin.ch/bfs/eindex.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Switzerland
Content: Swiss Federal Statistics Office.
 

Statistics Thailand

Web Address: http://www.nso.go.th
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Thailand
Content: National Statistical Office.

Statistics Uruguay

Web Address: http://www.ine.gub.uy/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Uruguay
Content: National Institute of Statistics- in Spanish only.

STAT-USA

Web Address: http://www.stat-usa.gov/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: A wealth of information from the US Department of Commerce

Sudan officail website

Web Address: http://www.sudan.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Sudan
Content: Information about Sudan

SuperPagesDr.com

Web Address: http://www.paginasamarillas.com.do/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Yellow Pages
 

Sweden Government

Web Address: http://www.sweden.gov.se/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Sweden
Content: Inforamtion about the Swedish Government

Sweden: Industry and Trade Information

Web Address: http://www.sverigeturism.se/smorgasbord/smorgasbord/industry/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Sweden
Content: Industry and development, major companies, major branches of industry, foreign trade

Swedish Information Service

Web Address: http://www.webcom.com/sis/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Sweden
Content: Doing business with Sweden, events, and studies.

Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.sacc-usa.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Sweden
Content: Facts, information, and events.

Swiss Confederation

Web Address: http://www.admin.ch/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Sitzerland
Content: Information about the Swiss Confederation
 

Swiss Import-Export Bulletin Board

Web Address: http://www.trade.swissinfo.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Switzerland
Content: Offers to buy; offers to sell; business opportunities.

Swiss Telecom

Web Address: http://www.directories.ch/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Switzerland
Content: Yellow Pages directory, email and phone directories. Searchable in German, French, Italian and English.

SwissFirms

Web Address: http://www.swissfirms.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Switzerland
Content: SwissFirms has a database of Swiss companies that you can search by industry or company name. The database has links to each company’s Web site, so you can find out more information before contacting it.

Syria Gate

Web Address: http://www.syriagate.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Syria
Content: Information and links about Syria

Taiwan Commerce

Web Address: http://www.commerce.com.tw
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Trade leads for Taiwan
 

Taiwan Furniture

Web Address: http://www.taiwanfurniture.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Special reports on the latest manufacturing trends and new products, you won’t¡¦miss any possible opportunities.

Taiwan Furniture

Web Address: http://www.taiwanfurniture.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content:

Taiwan Government Information Office

Web Address: http://www.gio.gov.tw/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Informations about Taiwan

taiwan lighting

Web Address: http://www.taiwanlighting.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: taiwan
Content: Taiwan’s Professional Lighting Industry Magazine. It contains new products from over 1,500 domestic manufacturers and includes current, detailed reports on Taiwan’s lighting industry.

Taiwan Machinery.net

Web Address: http://www.taiwanmachinery.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Taiwan Machinery carries in-depth reports on the latest developments of machinery product lines in Taiwan, with detailed information on suppliers and their products.
 

Taiwan Motorcycle and Parts Guide

Web Address: http://www.cens.com/tmg/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Contains new products from numerous Taiwan makers of motorcycles, motorcycle parts, accessories, related repair tools and manufacturing equipment. Also, in-depth reports on the industry are available

Taiwan Motorcycle and Parts Guide (TMG)

Web Address: http://www.taiwanmotorcycle.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content:

Taiwan Product Directory

Web Address: http://www.manufacture.com.tw
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Site represents manufacturers of products and services from Taiwan

Taiwan Trade

Web Address: http://www.taiwantrade.com.tw/cgi-bin/bv60/TWTRADE/index.jsp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: China External Trade Development Council (CETRA)

Taiwan Trade Index

Web Address: http://www.tptaiwan.org.tw
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Taiwan Trade Index
 

Taiwan Trade Media

Web Address: http://www.cens.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: provides economic news on products and suppliers in China

Taiwan Transportation Equipment Guide (TTG)

Web Address: http://www.taiwanautoparts.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content:

Taiwan: CENS

Web Address: http://www.cens.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Chinese Economic News Service, providing business information for Taiwan

Taiwan’s Professional Lighting Industry Magazine

Web Address: http://www.taiwanlighting.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Biggest and most complete lighting publication in Taiwan–compiled for overseas buyers. Contains new products from over 1,500 domestic manufacturers and includes current, detailed reports on Taiwan’s lighting industry.

Tariff Reductions for NAFTA for Mexico Rates

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov/scripts/mxstaged.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: by Product 1999-2008. You can search by using the first 8 digits of the HTS category.
 

Tariff Reductions for Normal Trade Relations Rates

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov/scripts/STAGED.asp
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: by Product 1999-2004. You can search by using the first 8 digits of the HTS category.

TeleAdreson Polish company directory

Web Address: http://www.teleadreson.com.pl/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Poland
Content: Has contact details for 850,000 Polish companies. Searchable by various criteria. Polish or English language.

Textile and Apparel Summit

Web Address: http://www.fullpackage.org/se/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Central American and Carribean
Content: Virtual directory of textile manufacturers, publications, and news about the industry

Thailand Industry Directory

Web Address: http://www.sino.net/thai/commerce/thaiprod.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Thailand
Content: About 2,500 companies listed by sector by Trade On-Line Limited. Gives basic contact details and some links to home pages.

Thailand information

Web Address: http://www.nectec.or.th
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Thailand
Content: General information on Thailand.
 

The American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore

Web Address: http://www.amcham.org.sg
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Singapore
Content: The voice of U.S. business in Singapore and the region

The Australian Financial Review

Web Address: http://www.afr.com.au/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Online business and market newspaper for Australia.

The Australian White Pages Directory

Web Address: http://www.whitepages.com.au/wp/busSearch.jhtml
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Search the White Pages to locate a telephone listing. Link to Postcode to search Australian postal codes. Another link for World Time and Dialing Codes is available to find out the time & international dialing codes for over 220 countries worldwide.

The Australian Yellow Pages Online

Web Address: http://www.yellowpages.com.au/
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Search this telephone directory that has fully fielded search functions or browse with the Fast Find Index. Link to White Pages Online also available.

The British Parliament

Web Address: http://www.parliament.uk/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United Kingdom
Content: Information about the Britsih Parliament
 

The Bureau of Consular Affairs

Web Address: http://travel.state.gov
Category: Travel
Region/Country:
Content: Gives Americans travel information on other countries; visa and passport information; travel warnings about certain countries; lawyers abroad etc.

The Council of Minister of Cambodia

Web Address: http://www.camnet.com.kh/ocm/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Cambodia
Content: Information about Cambodia

The Cyprus Government Ministry of Finance, Department of Statistics and Research

Web Address: http://www.pio.gov.cy/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Cyprus
Content: Gives daily news updates; general information about Cyprus; government and international relations.

The Dominican Republic

Web Address: http://www.dominicanrepublic.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Official website

The Dutch Export Site (Fenedex – SBA)

Web Address: http://www.export.nl
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: The Netherlands
Content: The Yellowpages of Dutch exporters.
 

The Economist

Web Address: http://www.economist.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: International weekly journal of news, ideas, opinion, and analysis

The Euro-Our Currency

Web Address: http://europa.eu.int/euro/entry.html
Category: General Service
Region/Country: European Union
Content: Information on the Euro and conversion rates

the European Business Directory

Web Address: http://www.europages.com/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: Europe
Content: the European Business Directory

The European Investment Bank

Web Address: http://eib.eu.int/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: European Union
Content: The European Investment Bank

The Fiji Trade and Investment Board

Web Address: http://www.ftib.org.fj
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Fiji Islands
Content: A variety of useful information on the Fiji Islands.
 

The French Trade Commissions in the USA

Web Address: http://www.missioneco.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: French companies, exports, products and services.

The government of Italy

Web Address: http://www.palazzochigi.it/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Italy
Content: Information about the Italian government (in italian

The Home Page of the Republic of Croatia

Web Address: http://www.hr
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Croatia
Content: Find links to basic information about the country, its culture, history, cities and language, as well a link to the comprehensive directory of Croatian Web Servers.

The homepage of the Republic of Austria

Web Address: http://www.austria.gv.at/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Austria
Content: Informatioin about the Austrian government and history

The Internet Public Library

Web Address: http://www.ipl.org/ref/RR/static/bus4700.html
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: World wide
Content: Provides a list of links to country and region-specific websites.
 

The Iraqi Presidency

Web Address: http://www.uruklink.net/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Iraq
Content: Information for the government of Iraq

The Japan Times

Web Address: http://www.japantimes.co.jp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: An information resouce for News,cluture,business and so on in Japan.

The Knesset

Web Address: http://www.knesset.gov.il/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Israel
Content: Information about the Israeli parliament

the Korea Trade Promotion Corporation

Web Address: http://www.kotra.or.kr/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: South Korea
Content: serves and assists all interested parties worldwide to do business with Korea.

The Labanon Presidency

Web Address: http://www.presidency.gov.lb/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Lebanon
Content: Information about Lebanon
 

The Mexican Presidency

Web Address: http://www.presidencia.gob.mx/?NLang=en
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Information about the Mexican government

The NAFTA Customs web site

Web Address: http://www.nafta-sec-alena.org/DefaultSite/index.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: North America
Content: Links to Nafta information for United States, Canada, and Mexico. In English, French, and Spanish

The Nation Council of Algeria

Web Address: http://www.majliselouma.dz/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Algeria
Content: Information about the Algerian government (in Arab and French)

The National Law Center for Inter- American Free Trade

Web Address: http://www.natlaw.com/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country:
Content: Database and links

The Norweigan Council for Africa

Web Address: http://www.afrika.no
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: A comprehensive guide to the African continent on the internet. News, news updates, country profiles, subject list and search capabilities.
 

the Official Website of the British Monarchy

Web Address: http://www.royal.gov.uk/output/Page1.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United Kingdom
Content: Information about the British Monarchy

The Political Risk Services (PRS) Group

Web Address: http://www.prsgroup.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Global information providing political, economic, and business risk assessment.

The Political Risk Services Group

Web Address: http://www.prsgroup.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Provides global information on political, economic and general business risk

The President of Belarus website

Web Address: http://www.president.gov.by/en/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Belarus
Content: Information about Belarus

The president of Georgia

Web Address: http://www.presidpress.gov.ge/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Georgia
Content: Information about Georgia
 

The president of Kazakhstan

Web Address: http://www.kazakhembus.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Kazakhstan
Content: Information about Kazakhstan

The president of Latvia

Web Address: http://www.president.lv/index.php
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Latvia
Content: Information about Latvia

The Principality of Monaco

Web Address: http://www.monaco.gouv.mc/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Monaco
Content: Information about Monaco

The Republic of Botswana

Web Address: http://www.gov.bw/home.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Botswana
Content: Information aboutThe Republic of Botswana

The Republic of Djibouti

Web Address: http://www.republique-djibouti.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Djibouti
Content: Information about the Republic of Djibouti
 

The republic of Slovenia

Web Address: http://www.sigov.si/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Slovenia
Content: Informationa and links about Slovenia

The Swaziland Government

Web Address: http://www.swazi.com/government/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Swaxiland
Content: Information about the govenrmnet of Swaziland

The Ultimate guide to the Dominican Republic

Web Address: http://www.thedominicanrepublic.net/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Dominican Republic
Content: Services include travel, business opportunities, and yellow pages

The United Nations

Web Address: http://www.un.org
Category: Legal
Region/Country: World wide
Content: Provides news and resources from the United Nations.

The United Republic of Tanzania

Web Address: http://www.tanzania.go.tz/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Tanzania
Content: Information and links about Tanzania
 

TheMaldives.Com

Web Address: http://www.themaldives.com/default.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Maldives
Content: Links to websites about the Maldives

ThomasRegister

Web Address: http://www.thomasregister.com/
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: North America
Content: Online resource for finding companies and products manufactured in North America

Time and Date

Web Address: http://www.timeanddate.com/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: The world clock

Time Ticker

Web Address: http://www.timeticker.com/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Complete list of countries and timezones.

Today’s Front Pages

Web Address: http://www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages/
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: This site contains the front pages of 234 newspapers from 32 countries. can find the newspapers in several ways at this site — by clicking on the actual page itself, or on a map of the world, or on an alphabetical list.
 

Tokyo Stock Exchange

Web Address: http://www.tse.or.jp/english/index.shtml
Category: Financial
Region/Country: Japan
Content: A website of Tokyo Stock Exchange

Trade Commission of Mexico, L.A. (BANCOMEXT)

Web Address: http://www.mexico-trade.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Trade leads, financial information, and exporters.

Trade Compass

Web Address: http://www.tradecompass.com/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: the leading web site for electronic products and services that facilitate international commerce over the Internet.

Trade Data for Section 201 Investigation on Certain Steel Products

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov/scripts/steel.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: U.S.
Content: U.S. imports of products indicated in the request letter of June 22, 2001.

Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle

Web Address: http://www.cityofseattle.net/tda/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: United States Pacific Northwest
Content: This site has information on Seattle in 15 languages, a directory of international trade organizations, news, tourism & visitor information, and much more.
 

Trade Development Board

Web Address: http://www.iesingapore.com/wps/portal
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Singapore
Content: Import, export, contact information. Great services.

Trade India

Web Address: http://www.trade-india.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: Provides links for business in India

Trade Inflo

Web Address: http://www.tradeinflo.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Trade Inflo is a trade information service with 20 years of experience providing international trade statistics and market research services.

Trade Information Center

Web Address: http://www.trade.gov/td/tic/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Department of Commerce links to information on exporting U.S. products

Trade Leads On-line

Web Address: http://www.tradeline.com.ar
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Argentina
Content: Exporting/importing information on Argentina and the Mercosur.
 

Trade Show News Network

Web Address: http://www.tsnn.com/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Global
Content: Trade shows and exhibitions, seminars and conferences, conventions and meetings

Trade Venezuela

Web Address: http://www.trade-venezuela.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Venezuela
Content: Trade Directory; Business contacts.

TradeNet Italy- Internet development

Web Address: http://www.tradenet.it
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Italy
Content: Regional information on Italy.

Tradepages Online

Web Address: http://tradepages.com.tw
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: General trade for Taiwan

Tradeport

Web Address: http://www.tradeport.org/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Resources and links for exporters
 

Tradeport- Country Library

Web Address: http://www.tradeport.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Market Research reports on most countries.

TradeUK

Web Address: http://www.tradeuk.net/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United Kingdom
Content: Official British Government Supplier Database

Tradexpress International

Web Address: http://www.trade-express.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Trade leads focusing on Australia.

Transparency International

Web Address: http://www.transparency.org/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Transparency International, an organization that’s part of the global anti-corruption movement, actually has rated which countries are the worst for bribery.

Transporte Magazine

Web Address: http://www.transporte.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country: U.S.-Latin America
Content: Eng/Spa monthly Int’l trade magazine, political, economic, transportation and trade issues
 

TREM – Thomas Register of European Manufacturers

Web Address: http://www.tipcoeurope.be/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: Direcotry of 180,000 companies in 17 countries in Europe from well-established Thomas. Detail of product codes a feature.

TSSN

Web Address: http://www.tsnn.com
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: TSNN owns and operates a database for the trade show industry, containing data on more than 15,000 trade shows and conferences, and through a strategic partnership, more than 30,000 seminars.

Tunisie.Com

Web Address: http://www.tunisie.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Tunisia
Content: Information and links about Tunisia

Turkey Official website

Web Address: http://www.turkey.org
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Turkey
Content: Information about Turkey

Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus

Web Address: http://www.trncpresidency.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Content: Information about the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
 

U.S. Census Bureau – Foreign Trade Statistics

Web Address: http://www.census.gov/foreign-trade/www/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides information and statistics on the Foreign Trade of the U.S.

U.S. Census Bureau – Schedule B Export Codes

Web Address: http://www.census.gov/foreign-trade/schedules/b/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Look up HS codes by product type (Harmonized Tariff Schedule)

U.S. Census Bureau’s International Data Base

Web Address: http://www.census.gov/ipc/www/idbprint.html
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: The International Data Base is a computerized data bank containing statistical tables of demographic, and socio-economic data for 227 countries and areas of the world.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.uschamber.org/default.htm
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: United States
Content: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

U.S. Commercial Service

Web Address: http://www.export.gov/comm_svc/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: This section of the U.S. Commercial Service web site provides Country Commercial Guides containing information on econ. trends, trade regulations, standards, insight for U.S. investment as well as the political climate of foreign countries.
 

U.S. Customs Service web site

Web Address: http://www.customs.treas.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: United States
Content: Info on traveling, importing, exporting, contracts, procurement, etc.

U.S. Department of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.doc.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: General information on international trade, laws and regulation, economic analysis, export/import assistance, etc.

U.S. Department of State – Foreign Per Diem Rates

Web Address: http://www.state.gov/m/a/als/prdm/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Update to date per diem allowances for travel in foreign countries as published by the Office of Allowances Bureau of Administration of the U.S. Department of State

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Home Page

Web Address: http://www.uspto.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: official website of U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

U.S. State Department, Official Web Site

Web Address: http://www.state.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: About the State department, Press and Public Affairs, Countries and Regions, International Topic and Issues, History, Education and Culture
 

U.S. Trade and Development Agency

Web Address: http://www.tda.gov/
Category: General Service
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides information about the U.S. Trade and Development Agency and the services it provides.

U.S. Trade by Geographical Region

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov/scripts/Regions.asp
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: U.S.
Content: Country groups and trade changes highlighted. Can make certain selections to generate a summary trade report.

U.S. Trade by Partner Country

Web Address: http://dataweb.usitc.gov/scripts/cy_m3_run.asp
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Trade balances by country; drill down to trade details. Lists U.S. Trade balance, by partner country in descending order of trade turnover

U.S. Trade Statistics with other countries

Web Address: http://www.census.gov/foreign-trade/sitc1
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Provides U.S. trade statistics.

U.S. Trade with Sub-Saharan Africa

Web Address: http://reportweb.usitc.gov/africa/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Sub-Saharian Africa
Content: Updates tables quarterly in Inv. 332-415, U.S. Trade and Investment with Sub-Saharan Africa. Now contains trade under AGOA.
 

U.S.-Asia Environmental Partnership

Web Address: http://www.usaep.org
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Asia
Content: Links Asia’s industrial and urban environmental needs to U.S. technology.

U.S.-Cuba Trade and Economic Council, Inc.

Web Address: http://www.cubatrade.org/index.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Cuba
Content: The organization is a private, not-for-profit, membership-based corporation which accepts no United States government funding or non-United States government funding.

UBD Online

Web Address: http://www.ubd.co.nz/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: New Zealand
Content: 250,000 companies listed by trade category, including address, line of business, email, & links to website where available. Also directory of the New Zealand Chamber of Commerce, New Zealand exports directory and computer & marine industry directory

UN-FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations)

Web Address: http://www.fao.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Covers topics such as agriculture, economics, fisheries, forestry, nutrition, sustainable development, gender and food security, rural youth, etc.

United Kingdom

Web Address: http://www.dti.gov.uk/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: UK
Content: Department of Trade and Industry. UK government department that provides information for consumers, small businesses, and employees
 

United Nations

Web Address: http://www.un.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Highlights, press releases, briefings, etc. employing international machinery for the promotion of the economic and social advancement of all peoples

United Nations

Web Address: http://www.un.org/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: The official website of the United Nations. Information about events, policies, international law, member states and more.

United Nations Home Page

Web Address: http://www.un.org/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Includes all events and affairs that the UN deals with and also general information.

United Nations International Computing Centre

Web Address: http://www.unicc.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Go to the UN System Web link and it will display information on all of the United Nations Organizations, including their locations and classifications.

United States – Mexico Chamber od Commerce

Web Address: http://www.usmcoc.org/index2.html
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: North America
Content: USMCOC is a chartered bi-national organization promoting trade and investment between the two North American nations
 

United States – Mexico Chamber of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.usmcoc.org
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: Web site of the United States – Mexico Chamber of Commerce

United States Council for International Business

Web Address: http://www.uscib.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Global Networks: International Chamber of Commerce, Regional outreach; Trade Facilitation: Electronic commerce, ICC documentary certification

United States Embassy in Mexico

Web Address: http://www.usembassy-mexico.gov/emenu.html
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: This site provides trade and commerce information for Mexico, as well as information on current events, curtural issues, and everything you must know before traveling to Mexico.

United States International Trade Commission

Web Address: http://www.usitc.gov
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Provides objective trade expertise to both the legislative and executive branches of government, determines the impact of imports on US industries, and directs actions against certain unfair trade practices.

United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce

Web Address: http://www.usmcoc.org/index2.html
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Mexico
Content: The information contained in this section is an attempt to provide an overview of the political structure of Mexico and information on some developments in federal, state and local politics.
 

University of Florida

Web Address: http://www.stat.ufl.edu/vlib/statistics.html
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: University of Florida’s Department of Statistics with links to Schools of Statistics, Statistical Research Groups, Institutes, and Statistical Archives and Resources.

University of Wisconsin

Web Address: http://www.stat.wisc.edu/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: University of Wisconsin-Madison Data and Program Library Service.

UNZ & Co

Web Address: http://www.unzco.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Guide to exporting, seminars and training and Industry news on new laws and regulations in exporting

Uruguay Academy Network

Web Address: http://www.rau.edu.uy/raueng.htm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Uruguay
Content: Information about Uruguay (mostly in Spanish)

Uruguay Presidency

Web Address: http://www.presidencia.gub.uy/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Uruguay
Content: Information about Uruguay in Spanish
 

US – Arab Trade Line

Web Address: http://www.nusacc.net/pubs.asp
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Middle East
Content: Sponsored by the National U.S.-Arab Chamber of Commerce, this site provides country and business information and news

US Agency for International Development

Web Address: http://www.usaid.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: U.S. Government site for promoting international development and trade growth

US Agriculture and the North American Free Trade Agreement

Web Address: http://www.cast-science.org/nafta.htm
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: North America
Content: NAFTA Documents and Sites

US Council for International Business

Web Address: http://www.uscib.org/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Giving business a seat at the table in promoting an open system of world trade, finance, and investment

US Department of Agriculture

Web Address: http://www.usda.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Information and policy updates for the agriculture industry
 

US Embassies Abroad

Web Address: http://usembassy.state.gov
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Links to US Embassy websites abroad with location, services provided and contact information.

US Export-Import Bank Country Info.

Web Address: http://www.exim.gov/country/country.html
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: Country information and about exposure fees from the official export credit agency of the US government.

US Patent and Trademark Office

Web Address: http://www.uspto.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Electronic patent and business center. Databases and online forms available

US State adepartmetns Travel Warnings

Web Address: http://www.travel.state.gov/travel_warnings.html
Category: Travel
Region/Country:
Content: U.S. State Department Travel Warnings and Consular Information Sheets

US State Department Notes

Web Address: http://www.state.gov
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Background notes and country profiles organized by geographical region. Notes also on international organizations.
 

US State Department Travel Warnings and Consular Sheets

Web Address: http://www.travel.state.gov/
Category: Travel
Region/Country: Worldwide
Content: Travel warnings, Consular Information Sheets and Public Announcements published by the U.S. State Department.

US State Dept. Country Commercial Guides

Web Address: http://www.state.gov/www/about_state/business/com_guides/index.html
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Reports prepared anually by embassies–comprehensive guides to countries’ commercial environments, by economic, political and market analysis

US Trade and Development Agency

Web Address: http://www.tda.gov/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Assists with U.S. participation in international development projects in middle-income and developing countries

US Trade Representative

Web Address: http://www.ustr.gov/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Helps set and administer the overall trade policy for the United States

USA Today

Web Address: http://www.usatoday.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: USA
Content: News and entertainment
 

USAfrica

Web Address: http://www.usafricaonline.com/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Africa
Content: US-based newspaper providing news, trends and events related to U.S. and Africa constituencies

US-China Business Council Links List

Web Address: http://www.uschina.org/links.html
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: China
Content: Excellent business links in China involving Law, fairs and exhibitions, trade shows, Finance, Media, organizations, Internet Networks in China, and other China Indexes

Useful Links on International Trade

Web Address: http://are.berkeley.edu/courses/ECON181/Fall2000/link.htm
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Useful Links on International Trade

Useful Links/ Governement related Sites

Web Address: http://www.exim.gov/main.html
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: reference library of links to sites useful for information on international finance, trade,export, business, governmental bodies, internationl organizations etc.

USITC (Office of Tariff Affairs and Trade Agreements) – U.S. Import Codes

Web Address: http://www.usitc.gov/taffairs.htm
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country:
Content: Information on Harmonized Tariff Schedule
 

USPS ZIP Lookup Form

Web Address: http://www.usps.com/ncsc/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Postal Service Quality and ZIP+4 Code Lookup

Vanuatu official website

Web Address: http://www.vanuatu.net.vu/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Vanuatu
Content: Information and links about Vanuatu

Vatican Official website

Web Address: http://www.vatican.va/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Vatican
Content: Information about Vatican

Venezuela Online Network

Web Address: http://venezuelaonline.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Venezuela
Content: Information on business, shopping, and tourism. Directory and news.

Venture Web

Web Address: http://www.venture-web.or.jp
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Leads focusing on Japan.( It is only in Japanese.)
 

Vestex: Apparel and Textile Industry

Web Address: http://www.apparel.com.gt/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Guatemala
Content: Directory if the textile manufacturers

ViaMichelin

Web Address: http://www.viamichelin.com/
Category: Travel
Region/Country:
Content: At this site you can get driving directions, weather reports, maps, traffic reports (currently only for Great Britain), hotel and restaurant information, tourism updates, and much more.

VIBES – Virtual International Business and Economic Sources

Web Address: http://libweb.uncc.edu/ref-bus/vibehome.htm
Category: General Service
Region/Country: Global
Content: Provides over 1,600 links to Internet sources of international business and economic information.

Wall Street Journal Americas

Web Address: http://interactive.wsj.com/americas/
Category: Publications
Region/Country: Latin America
Content: The Wall Street Journal in Spanish.

Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition

Web Address: http://public.wsj.com/nonsub-popup.htm
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: All the news from the Wall Street Journal Market and investing resources
 

WAND – World Access Network Directory

Web Address: http://wand.com/english/html/default.asp
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country:
Content: The World’s largest internet trade directory with over 900,000 listings from over 67 countries worldwide. WAND is translated into 12 languages and uses the most sophisticated indexing and search systems available

WASDE Report

Web Address: http://www.usda.gov/oce/index.htm
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Provides the latest WASDE Report

Weather Around The World

Web Address: http://www.intellicast.com/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: International Weather Reports

Web India

Web Address: http://www.webindia.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: A Portal for Business and Investing in India

Web site of the Prime Minister

Web Address: http://www.kancellaria.gov.hu/
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: Hungary
Content: Prime minister’s office (links to ministries)
 

Web Wombat

Web Address: http://www.webwombat.com.au/aus
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Australia
Content: Search engine for Australian Internet sites

WebIndia

Web Address: http://www.webindia.com/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: India
Content: India Business Portal

Website of the President of Argentina

Web Address: http://www.presidencia.gov.ar/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Argentina
Content: Information about the government of Argentina (in Spanish)

Website of the president of Finland

Web Address: http://www.president.fi/netcomm/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Finland
Content: Information about the government of Finland

Website of the president of France

Web Address: http://www.elysee.fr/ang/index.shtm
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: France
Content: Information about the French government
 

Website of the Republic of angola

Web Address: http://www.angola.org/
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Angola
Content: Information about the Republic odf Angola

Welcome to South Africa

Web Address: http://www.southafrica.net
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: South Africa
Content: Market statistics, business opportunities and tourism in South Africa

WLW – Wer liefert was?

Web Address: http://www.wlw.de/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Europe
Content: A search database with 282,447 companies from 10 countries as well as 78,900 export-oriented companies from France, Great Britain and Italy. Provides company contact details and personnel. In several languages.

World Bank

Web Address: http://www.worldbank.org/
Category: Financial
Region/Country: global
Content: Finances private sector projects; and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) promotes foreign direct investment through guarantees, policy advice, and promotional services

World Customs Organization

Web Address: http://www.wcoomd.org/ie/index.html
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Representing customs administrations worldwide
 

World Energy “Areas to Watch”

Web Address: http://www.eia.doe.gov/cabs/hot.html
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: This Energy Information Administration site has summaries, news, and analysis about current events in countries and regions that are critical to the energy market.

World Furniture Online

Web Address: http://www.worldfurnitureonline.com/dbsys/services/fairs.html
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Provides instant access to furniture industry and furniture-related sectors information

World Health Organization LINK Virtual Reference Desk

Web Address: http://www.who.int/hlt/virtuallibrary/English/virtuallib.htm
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content:

World Network of Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Web Address: http://www.worldchambers.com
Category: Business Directories
Region/Country: World wide
Content: Provides data and addresses regarding chambers of commerce around the world.

World Time

Web Address: http://www.worldtime.org/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Worldwide time and holiday information
 

World Tourism Organization

Web Address: http://www.world-tourism.org/
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: WTO’s Tourism Statistics Service.

World Trade Center Assocation

Web Address: http://www.wtca.org
Category: Government/Embassies
Region/Country: United States
Content: Provides information about services provided by the World Trade Centers in the U.S. including export assistance, trade leads, training programs, and trade missions.

World Trade Centers Association

Web Address: http://world.wtca.org/portal/index.jsp
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: WTCA On-Line connects you to over 300 World Trade Centers across the globe

World Trade Dirctory of Manufacturers and Exporters

Web Address: http://www.tradeeasy.com
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: China
Content: A searchable directory of manufacturers and exporters in China.

World Trade Magazine

Web Address: http://www.worldtrademag.com
Category: General Trade
Region/Country: Global
Content: Provides on-line its annual Resource Guide to products, goods, and services for international trade.
 

World Trade Magazine

Web Address: http://www.worldtrademag.com/
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: Database and links

World Trade Online

Web Address: http://www.worldtrademag.com
Category: Publications
Region/Country:
Content: Features stories on current international trade happenings, Trade Leads, other informative articles

World Trade Organization

Web Address: http://www.wto.org
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Trade topics like development, goods and services, dispute settlement etc.. Also many resources like statistics and legal texts. Articles on topics discussed by WTO.

Worldinformation.com

Web Address: http://www.worldinformation.com/start.asp
Category: Travel
Region/Country:
Content: This site contains information and key facts about a variety of countries. The information also includes weather, maps, a visitor’s guide, news, key economic indicators, business contacts, hotel and car rental information, and useful Web links.

WRI- World Resources Institute

Web Address: http://www.wri.org/wri/index.html
Category: General Trade
Region/Country:
Content: Provides information on regional and world resources; such as forests, climate changes, oceans, etc.
 

WTC Japan Trade Leads

Web Address: http://www.wtcjapan.ne.jp/
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: Japan
Content: Provides you with great opportunities to promote your products or services throughout Japan and the world without charge.

WTO

Web Address: http://www.wto.org/
Category: General Service
Region/Country:
Content: Offical site for the World Trade Organization

WWS Machinery web

Web Address: http://www.wwstaiwan.com/en_about_us.asp
Category: Country Specific
Region/Country: Taiwan
Content: Includes directory of Taiwanese manufacturers.

Yellow Pages

Web Address: http://www.paginasamarillas.com
Category: Region Specific
Region/Country: South and Central America
Content: Brazil, Columbia, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Panama (in Spanish).

Yellow Pages for Argentina

Web Address: http://www.paginasamarillas.com.ar/
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Argentina
Content: SPANISH ONLY! Online Yellow Pages telephone directory for Argentina. Also includes link to White Pages.
 

Yellow Pages Hong Kong

Web Address: http://www.yp.com.hk
Category: Telephone Directories
Region/Country: Hong Kong
Content: Search the Hong Kong Yellow Pages telephone directory by company name, area, business nature or index.