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This Handbook provides a comprehensive collection of statistical data relevant to the analysis of world trade, investment and development. Data is presented in an analytical way, through the use of rank-orderings, growth rates, shares and other special calculations, and in time series dating back to 1980. This years edition includes a special study on tentative terms of trade estimates for individual developing countries and territories. Government officials, university and other research specialists, and others interested in this subject will find this Handbook to be an invaluable source of international data. The CD-ROM contains data relating to trade and development, some of which date back to 1950.