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Classification & Qualifications General Schedule Qualification Standards

International Trade Analyst, 1101

U.S. International Trade Commission

Individual Occupational Requirements


Undergraduate and Graduate Education: Major study - business administration, economics, marketing, business or international law, finance, industrial management, international trade/relations, or other fields directly related to the position.



General Experience (for GS-5 positions): Technical, professional, or investigative experience related to commerce, industry, a commodity or commodities, or related activities.

Specialized Experience (for positions above GS-5): Experience that demonstrated the ability to perform the functions of the position to be filled and that provided requisite knowledge of:

  • The production of goods and services in international trade.
  • The technical and economic factors influencing international trade and competitiveness.
  • Commodity and trade data collection methods and analytical techniques.
  • U.S. trade laws, agreements, and policies regulating international commerce.
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