Through this site, the Federal government gives software developers access to authoritative information on U.S. exports and international trade via standard APIs.
The data accessible here is targeted at helping U.S. small businesses export and expand their operations in overseas markets. We encourage you to integrate trade data into your applications and mashups to help U.S. small business owners compete overseas while creating jobs at home.
Use of our APIs and other data sets is free of charge and allows unlimited access. For a limited time period, registration to use the APIs is not required. Starting in mid-2014, developers will be required to register and receive a development key in order to enjoy free access to the the U.S. government’s growing data mart of trade information.
The International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, manages this global trade site to provide access to ITA information on promoting trade and investment, strengthening the competitiveness of U.S. industry, and ensuring fair trade and compliance with trade laws and agreements. External links to other Internet sites should not be construed as an endorsement of the views or privacy policies contained therein.