Public Citizen’s Trade Data Center

Explore data resources that illustrate the impact of trade policy on jobs, the environment, and your community.

Certified Trade-Related 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.

State-by-State Outcomes of NAFTA

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 era of corporate-rigged trade.

Manufacturing Job Losses

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 era of corporate-rigged trade.

Table of Foreign Investor-State Cases and Claims Under NAFTA and Other U.S. “Trade Deals”

By elevating individual corporations to the same status as sovereign governments, ISDS drastically consolidates and formalizes corporate power. And by effectively providing free “risk insurance,” these corporate protections make it less risky and cheaper to outsource jobs.

Congressional Voting Record

Assess your Representative’s or Senator’s commitment to fair trade and the public interest.

 

Buy American Procurement Map

How much of your taxes contribute to federal procurement? Check out this map to find out.

Chinese Investment in the United States

Chinese financial interests have acquired more than $120 billion of assets in the U.S. economy since 2002. Use this database to learn more about Chinese investment in your state.

WTO Trade in Services Database

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.

State by State TPP ISDS Liability Map

See how your state could be threatened by the thousands of multinational corporations that would be given new rights to sue the U.S. government over laws or regulations they say affect their profits if the TPP is allowed to pass.

TTIP Corporate Empowerment Map

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.