FAOSTAT commodity definitions and correspondences

FAOSTAT commodity list

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To promote consistency and comparability of information at the world level, FAO statistics provides national statistical offices with internationally recognized definitions, concepts and classifications. 

Use this tool to access information on the FAOSTAT Commodity List (FCL). Definitions and correspondences to international standards can be searched either by item code or keyword.

Correspondence tables

FCL to CPC Ver.2
CPC Ver. 2 to FCL
FCL to HS 2007
HS 2007 to FCL


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Regional classifications