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ACTS OF CONGRESS creating the Statistical Office of the State Department.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That it shall be the duty of the Secretary of State to lay before Congress, annually, at the commencement of its session, in a compendious form, all such changes and modifications in the commercial systems of other nations, whether by treaties, duties on imports and exports, or other regulations, as shall have come to the knowledge of the department.

Approved August 16, 1842.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, in addition to the changes and modifications in the commercial systems of other nations, now required by said act, it shall be the duty of the Secretary of State to lay before Congress, annually, within sixty days after the commencement of each ordinary session, as a part of said report, all other commercial information communicated to the State Department by consular and diplomatic agents of this government abroad, or contained in the official publications of other governments, which he shall deem sufficiently important.

Approved August 18, 1856.

CONTENTS OF PART I.

Page.

106 107 109 109

112 119

120 126

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158 172

Lyons.

BRITISH DOMINIONS.

Sydney. Annual report..

Page. Victoria. General report General resumé....

2 Malta. Annual report, special report.

St. Helena. Annual report &c...
ENGLAND.

Cape Town. General commercial

statistics Liverpool. Customs regulation .... 7

Sierra Leone Manchester. Custom-house oaths ... 8

Blize. General commercial informaLeeds. Oaths and declarations, com

tion mercial report

9 Zante. General commercial statistics. Cardiff. Export of coal and iron.... 10 Bristol. Commercial report.

FRENCH DOMINIONS. Plymouth. General report..

12 Falmouth. Report on copper and lead

Paris. Special report, revenues, finanores, &c.

cial systems, customs, regulations,

&c.

Havre.
IRELAND.

Annual report, cotton trade,

customs regulations, special and Cork. Ship regulations, commercial

general reports... information, emigration..

13 Marseilles. "Report upon madder culBelfast. General information

18

tivation, annual report.. Waterford. Annual report....... 20

Cette. Annual report

Consular oaths, report on POSSESSIONS AND DEPENDENCIES.

silk goods, customs regulations,

special and general reports.. Montreal.

La Rochelle. Tonnage duties, harbor dues, commercial statistics

20

Cognac. Toronto. Harbor dues, &c.

Rochefort. General information..

29 Queber. Custom duties, general and

Napoleon Vendée. Annual report... special reports .

34

St. Pierre. Special and annual reports. Port Stanley

39

Guadalupe . St. John, (N. F.) Consular oaths,

Algiers. General information tisheries, tonnage dues...

40

SPANISH DOMINIONS. St. John, (N. B.) Tonnage dues,

pilotage, annual report, commercial Cadiz. Commercial information statistics.

42 Barcelona. Special report, annual Halifax. Tonnage dues, commercial

report. statistics..

48
Malaga.

Special reports, consular
Pietou. Annual report.

55 oaths, annual report. Kassan. Tonnage and other dues... 58 Adra. Commercial general statistics. Turk's Islands. General report, cotton, Santander. Annual report..

salt manufacture, &c., &c., &c... 59 Almeria.. Prince Edward Island. Light dues, Bilbao. Annual report, port dues. &e., annual report....

69 Port Mahon Antigus. Tariff, annual report, ton

Havana. General commercial report.

73 Matanzas. Annual report... Demerara..

80 Cardenas. Commercial statistics .. Calcutta. General commercial report. Sagua la Grande. Commercial report. Penang. Commercial statistics

94 Trinidad de Cuba. General informaBombay. Commercial statistics... 97 tion Port Luis. Annual report, customs Manila. Commercial statistics, custom doties....

97 duties. Barbados. Trade act

174 186 187 187 187 188 190 191

192

192

199 202 208 223 223 228 228 229 237 239

nage dues

239 PORTUGUESE DOMINIONS.

101 Teneriffe

241 241

437

444

460

466

Elsinore. Customs duties, annual Sonneberg. General information....

report....

280

Altona. Annual report, general report,

287

HANSEATIC TOWNS.

Gluckstadt. General commercial

report..

289 Treaty with Turkey...

St. Croix. Trade law

294 Bremen. Annual report, general com-

mercial statistics, customs regula-

SWEDEN.

tions

Hamburg. Annual reports 1862 and

Stockholm. General statistics..... 298 1863, commercial statistics, customs

Gottenburg. General information,

duties, emigration......

annual report......

305

SWITZERLAND.

NORWAY.

Bergen. Annual report

313

Zurich. Special reports, annual re-

Potsgrund. Annual and general re-

ports, consular oaths.

Basle. Consular oaths, customs du-

ports

323

ties, commercial statistics.

RUSSIA.

ITALY.

St. Petersburg. Customs regulations. 333

Odessa. General report, commercial Genoa. Customs duties, annual re-

statistics, consular oaths....

334 port

Taganrog. Commercial report.. 346 Spezia. Annual report...

Helsingfors. Annual report.

347 Florence. Consular oaths, commercial

Amoor. General information, special

information ...

and annual reports.

348 Leghorn. General commercial sta-

tistics.

AUSTRIAN DOMINIONS.

Palermo. Special report, annual re-

Vienna. General and annual reports,

port, general information...

commercial statistics

355 Taranto..

Trieste. Consular oaths..

359 Otranto. General information..

Venice. Annual report....

360

PONTIFICAL STATES.

STATES OF THE ZOLLVEREIN.

Ancona. Consular oaths, annual re-

PRUSSIA.

port

Stettin. Annual report....

362

TURKISH DOMINIONS.

Aix-la-Chapelle. Customs regulations,

commercial statistics.

Constantinople. General information,

Cologne. Annual report

367 annual report, ordinances ....

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