In order to facilitate your understanding of the issues and theories relating to International Trade a number of resources have been provided. Some of the data is required in the worksheets however students and teachers may find the time series data given below for Zambia useful as a general resource.
The following datasets are specifically related to the issues covered on this trade tour. They can be downloaded from the resources section of the site.
|Non Traditional Exports|
|Balance of payments.xls|
|External debt and as % of GDP and % of exports.xls|
|Structure of debt.xls|
|Official and parallel exchange rates.xls|
|Debt service to commercial banks.xls|
|Current account balance.xls|
|Total Debt service.xls|
|Taxes on imports.xls|
|Exports and imports as a % of GDP .xls|
|Imports and Exports|
|Government spending as % of total .xls|
|Balance of trade|
There are two worksheets associated with the tour: