About the book
This thesaurus is intended to be used for trade information services in developing countries for bibliographical description and indexing of information materials and sources in both printed and electronic formats. It covers all subjects related to international trade, with particular reference to trade development, trade promotion, export marketing, supplies management and related activities. It includes descriptors on products and services; countries, regions and economic groupings as well as functional aspects of trade. It lists terms alphabetically with their classification codes, French and Spanish equivalents, scope notes where necessary, and hierarchical relationships such as broader, narrower, and related terms, or cross-references. It also includes numerical lists of terms by category.