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Welcome to the Trade Data Center. Here you can explore data resources that illustrate the impact of trade policy on jobs, the environment, and your community.

Certified Trade-Related Job Losses

Manufacturing Job Losses


Search for confirmed job losses due to imports and outsourcing here, compiled by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Trade Adjustment Assistance program.  
Search for more diverse measures of trade-related job loss here, with fact sheets detailing how your state's manufacturing workers have fared during the NAFTA-WTO era.
 
 

TPP Corporate Empowerment Map

TAFTA Corporate Empowerment Map

Check out this map to see which corporations near you could use new privileges granted by the proposed Trans-Pacific Parternship to attack consumer and environmental safeguards.    

Could a foreign investor in your community be empowered by a U.S.-EU “trade” deal to attack consumer and environmental safeguards? Check out this map to see.
   

NAFTA "CH. 11" Foreign Investor Cases

WTO Trade in Services Database

Examine cases where corporations have challenged laws and regulations under the NAFTA investor-state enforcement provisions.   Search for information about how the WTO’s General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) impacts public policy topics such as health care, water rights, and government procurement.
   

Jobs Put at Risk by the Korea FTA

Trade in Elections and Policy Positions

See the number of jobs put at risk by the Korea Free Trade Agreement in your state and congressional district.   Look up the trade policy positions of hundreds of members of Congress and read how trade policy has become a central election issue.
   

Maps of Corporations that Could Abuse Korea FTA

Congressional Voting Record

Check out this map to see which corporations near you could take advantage of the investor-state enforcement provisions of the Korea Free Trade Agreement.
  Assess your Representative's or Senator's commitment to fair trade and the public interest.
   

Other Resources


Links to websites for more data resources on import and export flows, trade in services, and more.  

 
 

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