About the book
The FAO Trade Yearbook presents a compilation of statistical data on basic food and agricultural products for all countries and territories of the world. The Yearbook includes commodity trade tables (imports and exports, quantity and value) for the years 1999-2001. Statistical information is based on data provided by countries through electronic media, questionnaires of the FAO Statistics Division or official statistics publications. The data will serve the needs of scholars, economists, policy-makers, decision-makers as well as industry professionals. This is a multilingual publication in English, French, Spanish, Arabic and Chinese.