Asia and Pacific Rim Situation and OutlookEntry ID: USDA0029
Abstract: This dataset contains every table appearing in the 1993 edition
of the publication "Asia and Pacific Rim Situation and Outlook".
Note that Table 30 is available only as a WordPerfect 5.1 file.
All the other printed tables were translated from their original
format (Quattro Pro 5 for Windows files) into Lotus files. The
translation lost all formatting information and converted almost
every formula ... into a fixed value. Most of the Appendix tables
contained two "pages" -- a "data" page with numbers in a crude
format, and a "table" page carefully laid out for publication in
the report. Generally, the published table did not have room for
all the years of statistics present in the data page. For that
reason, and because the formatting was lost in translation, the
data page is normally more useful than the table page.
Collection Organization: Economic Research Service - National
Agricultural Statistics Service
Collection Methodology: NASS Survey
Collection Frequency: Annually.
Update Characteristics: Updated in its entirety.
The data reside in 54 LOTUS 1-2-3 (.WK1) spreadsheet tables.
Data Center: Economic Research Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet gopher, Internet home
File Format: ASCII, Lotus/dBase
Access Instructions: Call NASS at 1-800-999-6779 for historical
series data available on diskette. For historical series data
available online, connect to the Internet home page at Cornell
Access to the data or reports may be achieved through the
ERS-NASS information system:
For subscription direct to an e-mail address, send an e-mail
Type the word "lists" (without quotes) in the body of the
Start Date: 1987-01-01Stop Date: 1993-12-31
AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL COMMODITIES > DAIRY PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL COMMODITIES > LIVESTOCK PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL COMMODITIES > POULTRY PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > FIELD CROP PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > FRUIT PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > HORTICULTURAL PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > VEGETABLE PRODUCTS
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ECONOMIC RESOURCES > AGRICULTURE PRODUCTION
Quality Data distributed with this product may include both published
and unpublished statistics in the public domain. Distribution
in this form does not imply U.S. Department of Agriculture
approval of a particular data series or statistic, nor does the
Department attest to their accuracy. Moreover, the Economic
Research Service makes no warranty that data supplied in this
form are either accurate transcriptions from source materials or
appropriate for a particular user purpose.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: mlopez at econ.ag.gov
USDA Economic Research Service Commercial Agriculture Division (CAD) 1301 New York Avenue, NW, Room 708D
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20005-4788
Asia and Pacific Rim Situation and Outlook Report, 1993,
Economic Research Service, USDA.
Foreign Agricultural Trade of the United States (FATUS),
[periodical], Economic Research Service, USDA.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-10-17