Friday, May 25, 2018
AI Comtrade Interface & Comtrade

International Trade Map

Countries’ exports, imports and trade balances are displayed in a user-friendly, color-coded world map, along with downloadable time-series data and information on the top 10 trading partners and traded commodities/services. The visualizations can be further customized by selecting specific trading partners and/or commodities/services. The tool utilizes the UN Comtrade Application Programming Interface (API),which currently allows up to 100 requests per hour

Globe of Economic Complexity

The Globe of Economic Complexity dynamically maps all countries’ traded commodities, their volumes and export destinations, and allows users to navigate export networks and intricate connections between products. The tool utilizes novel web technologies (WebGL) and design to visualize trade flows as 3-d “confetti,” with the ability to morph into bar charts, compounded country textures, and node-link diagrams. A user-friendly rotation axis is also embedded in the interface

Trade Comodity Matrix

The Trade Comodity Grid is a tool that allows users to quickly compose a visual narrative about countries and the products they exchange (Import and export). The Trade Comodity Grid provides access to bilateral trade data for roughly 200 countries, 50 years and 1000 different products of the Harmonized System and SITC. There are extensive features such as: product (import/export) tree maps, geo trade maps, ring charts, products spaces and feasibility charts and more