CEPII, Recherche et Expertise sur l'economie mondiale

CEPII gathers et harmonises data from different sources, produces indicators and statistical measures. Data and figures are available online as well as interactive panorama of 80 countries

Comptes Harmonisés sur les Echanges et L’Economie Mondiale (CHELEM)
Harmonized data on trade, BOP and GDP. Update of trade and exchange rates (year 2015)
CHELEM, CEPII database on the World Economy, provides a complete and coherent representation of international trade flows, balances of payments and world revenues. Available by subscription.

Geographic bilateral and cultural data for 225 countries : distances, community of border, language, colonial history, etc.

Update : adding of years 2007-2015
Harmonized data for the estimation of gravity equations: GDP, population, trade and money agreements, for each couple of country, from 1948 to 2015.

Language provides new series for Common Official Language (COL), Common Spoken Language (CSL), Common Native Language (CNL)  for 195 countries.

Market Potentials
Market Potentials offers six distinct indices of proximity to world markets for more than 150 countries.

New data and SSP scenarios
EconMap is the database developed by the CEPII in 2010 to picture the world economy in the long term.

New CEPII database

Institutional Profiles
Indicators on the institutional characteristics of 143 countries, starting in 2001.

 Production & Specialization Indicators
Export Sophistication
Export Sophistication provides export sophistication indices (EXPY)  of Chinese localities from 1997 to 2007.

Relative price and productivity levels and trends / France (1997) or Germany (2007)  for respectively 6 and 8 countries.

The TradeProd database proposes bilateral trade, production and protection figures in a compatible industry classification for developed and developing countries.

Profils Pays / Country Profiles
New Data Export Format. Interactive Data 2015 Updated
Country-Profiles provide the interactive panorama of 80 countries’ international trade using databases produced by CEPII.

 Trade & International Investments
Update: January 16, 2018
Data 2016
Harmonized international trade data. Values and quantities traded for more than 5000 products and more than 200 countries, starting in 1994.
Available for COMTRADE subscribers

Harmonized data of FDI  biliateral flows and stocks in 2004.

Network Trade
This dataset explores international trade data through the lenses of Network Analysis, in order to visualize the World Trade Network and describe the topology of the network of world trade.

RCA includes new indices of Revealed Comparative Advantages (RCA) for 20 countries, 1018 products (HS4), 70 chapters (HS2) in the period 1995-2012.

Trade Unit Values (TUV)
Update: January 16, 2018
Data 2016
Unit Value information (in US dollars per ton) over the period 2000-2016, with 182 reporters, 253 partners, and more than 5,000 product categories per year.

Indexes of international trade prices calculated using BACI (1996-2004).

Bilateral Trade Historical Series: New Dataset 1827-2014
Historical Bilateral Trade and Gravity Data set:
  • More than 1.9 million bilateral trade observations for the 188 years from 1827 to 2014.
  • About 40,000 observations of aggregate trade (imports and exports).
  • About 14,000 observations on nominal GDPs and exchange rates.

World Trade Flows Characterization
Data 2016
The World Trade Flows Characterization databases disentangle flows of manufactured goods into three trade types (one-way trade, horizontal intra-industry trade or vertical intra-industry trade) and three price ranges (low range products, middle range products or high range products) for world trade in two differents product classifications (HS6 and CHELEM).

 Trade Protection
New CEPII database on Estimated Tariff Equivalents of Services NTMs
Estimated tariff equivalents of regulatory barriers to trade in services to 117 countries in 2011

Market Access Map (MAcMap) provides a disaggregated, exhaustive and bilateral measurement of applied tariff duties. It  takes regional agreements and trade preferences exhaustively into account. The source data is from ITC (UNCTAD-WTO).

New CEPII database on Non-Tariff Measures
The CEPII NTM-MAP (Non-Tariff Measures MAP) database contains indicators measuring the incidence of Non-Tariff Measures by using different methodologies and the UNCTAD TRAINS Database as source data.