Changes in the list of countries in the International Trade Statistics

Changes 2014/ 2015

Added to the euro zone
LT Lithuania

Changes 2013/ 2014

Added to the euro zone
LV Latvia

Changes 1.7.2013

Changes in regions
Country Currently a part of Formerly a part of
HR Croatia European Union Rest of Europe

Changes 2012/ 2013

Removed
AN netherlands Antilles
Added
QP High seas
EH Western Sahara
SS South Sudan
BL Saint-Barthélemy
BQ Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba
CW Curaçao
SX Sint Maarten (Dutch part)

Changes 2010/ 2011

Added to the euro zone
EE Estonia
New code
QS Special country code

Changes 2008/ 2009

Added to the euro zone
SK Slovakia

Changes 2007/ 2008

Added to the euro zone
CY Cyprus
MT Malta

Changes 2006/ 2007

Code of country changed
New code Old code  
ME Montenegro XM Montenegro  
Changes in regions
Country Currently a part of Formerly a part of
BG Bulgaria European Union Rest of Europe
RO Romania European Union Rest of Europe
Added to the euro zone
SI Slovenia

Changes 1.6.2005

Previous country code New country code
CS Serbia and Montenegro XK Kosovo
  XM Montenegro
  XS Serbia
Name of country changed
New name Old name
KG Kyrgyz Republic KG Kyrgystan

Changes 2004/ 2005

New code

QR Special country code (victualling)

Changes 2003/ 2004

Code and name of country changed
New code/name Old code/name
CS Serbia and Montenegro YU Yugoslavia
Name of country changed
New name Old name
TL Timor-Leste TL East Timor

Changes 2002/ 2003

Code of country changed
New code Old code  
TL East Timor TP East Timor  
Changes in continents
Country Currently a part of Formerly a part of
IO British Indian Ocean Territory Africa Asia
Added to OECD countries
SK Slovakia
VI Virgin Islands (USA)
Deleted from OECD countries
SM San Marino
XC Ceuta
XL Melilla
CK Cook Islands
NU Niue Island
TK Tokelau Islands

Changes 2001/ 2002

Code and name of country deleted
QV Unspecified

Changes 2000/ 2001

Code and name of country deleted
Deleted Currently under code
XA American Oceania AS American Samoa
GU Guam
UM United States Minor outlying islands
XO Australian Oceania CC Cocos Islands
CX Christmas Islands
HM Heard Island and McDonald Islands
NF Norfolk islands
XR Antarctic regions AQ Antarctica
BV Bouvet Island
GS South Georgia and Southern Sandwich Islands
TF French Southern Territories
XZ New Zealand Oceania CK Cook Islands
NU Niue island
TK Tokelau Islands
Code and name of country added
Added Formerly under code
AQ Antarctica XR Antarctic regions
AS American Samoa XA American Oceania
BV Bouvet Island XR Antarctic regions
CC Cocos Islands XO Australian Oceania
CK Cook Islands XZ New Zealand Oceania
CX Christmas Islands XO Australian Oceania
GS South Georgia and Southern Sandwich Islands XR Antarctic regions
GU Guam XA American Oceania
HM Heard Island and McDonald Islands XO Australian Oceania
NF Norfolk Islands XO Australian Oceania
NU Niue Island XZ Uuden Seelannin Oseania
TF French Southern Territories XR Antarctic regions
TK Tokelau Islands XZ New Zealand Oceania
TP East Timor ID Indonesia
UM United States Minor outlying islands XA American Oceania
Code or name of country changed
New code/name Old code/name
QV Unspecified XX Unspecified
PS Occupied Palestinian Territory XP West Bank, Gaza

Changes 1999/ 2000

Code of country changed
New code Old code  
MK Macedonia XM Macedonia  
Changes in continents
Country Currently a part of Formerly a part of
Cypros Europe Asia
Ceuta North Africa Europe
Melilla North Africa Europe