(Foreign Trade), the monthly scientific and theoretical journal of the Ministry of Foreign Trade of the USSR; published in Moscow in Russian, English, Spanish, German, and French.
Vneshniaia torgovlia deals with theoretical and practical questions of foreign trade and other foreign economic relations of the USSR, problems in the development of world trade and international economic relationships, trade policies of the USSR and foreign governments, business conditions of the world market, and currency and financial relations in foreign trade. It also publishes information on international trade exhibitions and fairs and on trade negotiations and agreements. The journal has been published since August 1931. Prior to its publication, questions relating to foreign trade were treated in the periodicals Vestnik Narodnogo Komissariata torgovli i promyshlennosti (Journal of the People’s Commissariat of Trade and Industry, 1918-19), Vestnik Narodnogo Komissariata vneshnei torgovli (Journal of the People’s Commissariat of Foreign Trade, 1921-22), Vneshniaia torgovlia (1922-26), and several other journals.
V. T. ZOLOEV