Trade Statistics

Here you will find links to useful export information. You can find specific figures on export numbers to learn about expanding markets and industries worldwide. Please check this page frequently to receive updated trade statistics and information.

Pennsylvania Export Statistics

For Pennsylvania export statistics, including state ranking, top export partners, and leading export industries, please click here.

Merchandise Exports from Metropolitan Areas in Western and Central Pennsylvania

Merchandise values for exports to ten major geographic and economic country groups from the four metro areas in Western & Central PA (Pittsburgh, Altoona, State College, & Erie) can be found here.

TradeStats Express

Here you will find national and state export data. You have the option to retrieve, visualize, analyze, print and download your customized output. To access the site, please visit

United States International Trade Commission

An independent federal agency determining import injury to U.S. industries in antidumping, countervailing duty, and global and China safeguard investigations; directing actions against unfair trade practices involving patent, trademark, and copyright infringement; supporting policymakers through economic analysis and research on the global competitiveness of U.S. industries; and maintaining the U.S. Harmonized Tariff Schedule.

To access the site, please visit You can navigate through the Industry and Economic Analysis link or any other information that the USITC offers.

U.S. Department of Labor: Foreign Labor Statistics

The Foreign Labor Statistics (FLS) program provides international comparisons of hourly compensation costs; productivity and unit labor costs; labor force, employment and unemployment rates; and consumer prices. The comparisons relate primarily to the major industrial countries, but other countries are included in certain measures.

To access the U.S. Department of Foreign Labor Statistics, please visit

U.S. Census Bureau: Foreign Trade Statistics

The U.S. Census Bureau Foreign Trade Statistics division can supply you with specialized information research, trade highlights, export data, and much more. You can also view trade regulations and access the agency’s large reference library.

To access the Foreign Trade Statistics, please visit

Metropolitan Export Data Series

The Metropolitan Export Data Series was released on January 24, 2008 by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of the Census and Manufacturing and Services. This data contains merchandise export values of the 369 metro areas for which data is available, including:

  • Top five merchandise export categories (3-digit NAICS) by value.
  • Merchandise export value and some commodity detail for exports to ten major geographic and economic country groups, including NAFTA, the EU, Asia and South America.
  • For largest metro areas, top five merchandise export destinations by country.

To access the Metropolitan Export Data, please visit

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