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
  • Pacific Classification of Individual Consumption According to Purpose 2020
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  • Federated States of Micronesia integrated agriculture census 2016
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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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  • Regional Trade in Services (TIS) 2013-2017
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    News & Publications

    Pacific Classification of Individual Consumption According to Purpose (PACCOICOP) 2020

    July 6, 2020
    The Pacific Classification of Individual Consumption According to Purpose 2020 (PACCOICOP 2020) is a regional classification of goods and services purchased by individuals and households in the Pacific Island countries and territories.

    The Economic and Social Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Pacific Island Economies

    April 29, 2020
    The ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic around the world has necessitated the Statistics Development Division (SDD) of the Pacific Community (SPC) to explore it’s impact on the Pacific Island economies.

    UNSD inquired on the COVID-19 pandemic impact on the data production of IMTS

    April 15, 2020
    UNSD inquired through an informal email consultation with our regional partners whether the COVID-19 pandemic had impacted the data production of IMTS.

    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.