CIA Publications & Reports - Includes World FactBook
Information organized by country.
The Currency $ite
You can accomplish a lot at this site with regards to currency. Use the currency converter for just about any currency worldwide. News concerning different currencies is also available as well as historical and forecast information.
Information about the European Union. A multilingual site.
Europages-The European Business Directory
Search engine of over 500,000 businesses worldwide.
This Michigan State University site provides a directory of international business resources categorized by specific orientation and content, as well as an outline of the business climate, political structure, history, and statistical data for more than 190 countries. Incudes a search engine for easy access of information.
Federation of International Trade Associations
Acomprehensive global trade shop featuring goods and services. Included here is the FITA/EUROPAGES directory listing 500,000 companies in more than 30 European countries selected for their import-export dynamism in all business sectors.
The Internet site for global investing information.
Global Manufacturers Research Guide
In this collection you will find transportation, technology, energy, and financial-service suppliers; plant and corporate benchmarking data, international economic statistics, and an index of valuable government resources; communities where manufacturing excels; and the academic institutions that are training the next generation of managers. Included are articles, products, daily news and events.
International Business Resource Connection
University of Kansas site providing extensive international business and trade resources and catering toward small and medium sized businesses interested in expanding internationally.
International Finance Corporation
The IFC seeks to promote sustainable economies in developing nations. Search this site for activities by project, region, program or resource.
International Governments Documents Collections
The International Documents Collection contains the historic and current publications of approximately 25 intergovernmental organizations (IGOs). An IGO is a structure based on a formal instrument of agreement between nations. There are also links to foreign governments and to intergovernment organizations.
International Monetary Fund
News and activities of this group.
International Statistical Agencies
Links organized by country created and maintained by the United States Census Bureau.
Latin American resources with links and information provided by the University of Texas.
Commercial site providing news, indices and investment information about Latin America.
Useful links to sites for international trade with Latin America. Country by country listings with many sites in English. Search engine in Spanish.
Overseas Private Investment Corporation
A U.S. government agency that sells political risk insurance and loans to help U.S. businesses of all sizes invest and compete in more than 140 emerging markets and developing nations worldwide. Includes an OPIC site for kids. (Start them early!)
Thomas Global Register Online
The most complete, up-to-date directory of worldwide industrial product information. On TGRnet.com, you can search for over 500,000 industrial suppliers, organized by 10,500 industrial product classifications, in 9 languages and from 26 countries.
United States Customs
US government site.
United States International Trade Commission
Weekly news and publication information.
Country guides, investment information, news, online discussions, publications and more.
World Trade Association
Official site of the WTO.