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Selected Commodity Subscription Service

(Also known as the "1 to 10 service")

From apples to zinc oxide, select up to 10 commodities (or products) from 18,000 import codes or 9,000 export codes and track their trading patterns each month. Each report contains current month and cumulative year-to-date statistics. It’s Fast! It’s Customized! It’s Inexpensive!

What’s included in this service?

  • IM145 report—U.S. General Imports: Commodity code and description, country of origin, district of entry, quantity, and value (Customs and C.I.F.- Cost, Insurance, and Freight). Or,
  • IM146 report—U.S. Imports for Consumption: Commodity code and description, country of origin, district of entry, quantity, customs value, and duties. Or,
  • EM545 report—U.S. Exports of Domestic and Foreign Merchandise: Commodity code and description, country of destination, district of export, quantity, and value (F.A.S.-Free Alongside Ship).

Example of the Selected Commodity Subscription Service

Customized! You tell us the products—from 1 to 10—about which you want information on! This service is designed for the company that wants to focus on specific types of export and import products. Quantity and value data allow UNIT PRICE comparisons with each country with which the U.S. trades.

Inexpensive! For just $15 a month, you can have the most detailed information available from the United States Government on your selected commodities.

Enhance your company’s position in the global marketplace! The “SelectedCommodity Subscription Service” allows you to:

  • Identify countries for potential export markets.
  • Determine your product’s most recent market share!
  • Establish competitive pricing for your product!
  • Increase your domestic market by monitoring sources of foreign competition!

COST (Annual 12-issue subscription for each increment of 10 commodity numbers)

Paper Copy $180
Electronic version via Foreign Trade Division's Internet DropBox $160
To order your "1-to-10" subscription, or for more information, call 301-763-2227 or email FTD Trade Data Inquiries Branch  

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