Trade in Services

Trade in services comprises exports and imports of intangible products, known as services, between a resident and a non-resident.  It includes services provided through foreign affiliates established abroad. The compilation covers services related to travel, transport (both freight and passengers), communication (postal, courier, telephone, satellite), construction, insurance, finance, computer and information, government, royalties and license fees, personal, cultural and recreational and other business (operational leasing, merchanting, technical and professional).

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Key Reports
  • Regional Trade in Services (TIS) 2013-2017
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  • Tourism as a Driver of Growth in the Pacific - A pathway to growth and prosperity for Pacific island countries
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  • Pacific Classification of Individual Consumption According to Purpose 2012
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    News & Publications

    International Merchandise Trade Statistics (IMTS) Training

    October 17, 2019
    Papua New Guinea National Statistical Office (NSO) hosted the IMTS in-country Training Course from 14-17 October 2019.

    Regional classification of occupations and jobs common in Pacific Island countries and territories just released

    June 15, 2016
    SDD has released the Pacific Standard Classification of Occupations 2016 (PACSCO 2016).

    18th Oceania Customs Organisation (OCO) Annual Conference

    June 11, 2016
    The 18th OCO Annual Conference was held in Funafuti, Tuvalu from 1 to 3 June 2016.