Annual International Trade Statistics
Publication date: 2019-05-19
Reporting period: 2002 - 2018
Timeseries: 164 million
Source:UN Comtrade
Time period
Commodities
Reporter
Trade flow
Partner
Indicator

How to use DataExplorer

  1. Select Time Period you need using the filter above
  2. Expand and select Commodity or Indicator you need
  3. For trade statistics, choose appropriate Reporter, Partner and Trade Flow
  4. Choose visualization type
  5. Customize your table or chart using Settings button
  6. Save your results as image or data file using Download button
  7. Get access to data you need through API

Canada | Imports and Exports | World | ALL COMMODITIES | Value (US$) | 2007 - 2018

TABLE
LINE
COLUMN
PIE
MAP
Settings
Save query
Download
Share
Embed
Expand
Collapse
Download chart
PNG
JPG
PDF
SVG
Download data
XLSX
XLSX (flat table)
XLSX (time series)
Fields
Rows
Columns
Group
Filter
Region
Values
X Axis
Dimensions
Y Axis
Y Axis Dimension
Left Y Axis
Right Y Axis
Options
Commodities Reporter Partner Trade flow Indicator 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
TOTAL. ALL COMMODITIES Canada World Exports Value (US$) 419 881 603 949.00 455 632 184 179.00 315 176 831 385.00 386 579 899 704.00 450 430 007 647.00 454 098 967 492.00 456 598 271 021.00 475 177 176 344.00 408 804 205 682.00 389 071 103 128.00 420 631 850 365.00 449 141 101 810.00
Imports Value (US$) 380 646 621 997.00 408 762 167 569.00 321 227 567 706.00 392 108 702 461.00 450 579 509 089.00 462 366 181 402.00 461 785 073 454.00 463 088 976 833.00 419 693 466 460.00 402 966 133 661.00 432 405 190 660.00 458 781 965 059.00

The value of total exports from Canada totalled $ 449 billion in 2018. Merchandise exports from Canada increased by 6.77% compared to 2017. goods exports grew up by $ 28 billion in 2018 (merchandise exports from Canada amounted to $420 billion in 2017)

Canada's exports 2018 by country

Top export destinations of commodities from Canada in 2018:

  • USA with a share of 75% (337 billion US$)
  • China with a share of 4.74% (21 billion US$)
  • United Kingdom with a share of 2.8% (12.5 billion US$)
  • Japan with a share of 2.22% (9.98 billion US$)
  • Mexico with a share of 1.41% (6.33 billion US$)
  • Korea with a share of 1% (4.52 billion US$)
  • Netherlands - 3.65 billion US$
  • Germany - 3.62 billion US$
  • India - 3.21 billion US$
  • Hong-Kong - 3 billion US$

Exports structure from Canada in 2018 represented by the following commodity groups:

  • 21% (98 billion US$): 27 - Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes
  • 13.4% (60 billion US$): 87 - Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof
  • 7.72% (34 billion US$): 84 - Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof
  • 4.52% (20 billion US$): 99 - Commodities not specified according to kind
  • 3.85% (17.3 billion US$): 71 - Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewelry; coin
  • 3.17% (14.2 billion US$): 44 - Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal
  • 3.03% (13.6 billion US$): 39 - Plastics and articles thereof
  • 2.95% (13.2 billion US$): 85 - Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles
  • 2.37% (10.6 billion US$): 88 - Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof
  • 2.22% (10 billion US$): 76 - Aluminum and articles thereof

What did Canada export in 2018?

TOP-10 Exports commodities from Canada in 2018:

  • 14.8% ($66 billion): 2709 - Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, crude.
  • 9.12% ($40 billion): 8703 - Motor cars and other motor vehicles principally designed for the transport of persons (other than those of heading 87.02), including station wagons and racing cars.
  • 2.72% ($12.2 billion): 7108 - Gold (including gold plated with platinum) unwrought or in semi-manufactured forms, or in powder form.
  • 2.71% ($12.1 billion): 2710 - Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, other than crude; preparations not elsewhere specified or included, containing by weight 70 % or more of petroleum oils or of oils obtained from bituminous minerals, these oils being the basic constituents of the preparations; waste oils.
  • 2.52% ($11.3 billion): 8708 - Parts and accessories of the motor vehicles of headings 87.01 to 87.05.
  • 2.15% ($9.66 billion): 2711 - Petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons.
  • 1.83% ($8.23 billion): 4407 - Wood sawn or chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled, whether or not planed, sanded or end-jointed, of a thickness exceeding 6 mm.
  • 1.48% ($6.67 billion): 3004 - Medicaments (excluding goods of heading 30.02, 30.05 or 30.06) consisting of mixed or unmixed products for therapeutic or prophylactic uses, put up in measured doses (including those in the form of transdermal administration systems) or in forms or packings for retail sale.
  • 1.47% ($6.6 billion): 8411 - Turbo-jets, turbo-propellers and other gas turbines.

The value of total imports to Canada totalled $ 458 billion in 2018. Merchandise imports to Canada increased by 6.1% compared to 2017. goods imports grew up by $ 26 billion in 2018 (value of merchandise imports to Canada was equal to $432 billion in 2017)

Canada's imports 2018 by country

Top trading partners (import sources) of Canada in 2018:

  • USA with a share of 51% (234 billion US$)
  • China with a share of 12.7% (58 billion US$)
  • Mexico with a share of 6.18% (28 billion US$)
  • Germany with a share of 3.2% (14.7 billion US$)
  • Japan with a share of 2.82% (12.9 billion US$)
  • Korea with a share of 1.58% (7.28 billion US$)
  • United Kingdom with a share of 1.54% (7.08 billion US$)
  • Italy with a share of 1.51% (6.93 billion US$)
  • France with a share of 1.2% (5.53 billion US$)
  • Other Asia, nes - 4.53 billion US$

Imports structure to Canada in 2018 represented by the following commodity groups:

  • 16.4% (75 billion US$): 87 - Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, and parts and accessories thereof
  • 15.1% (69 billion US$): 84 - Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof
  • 9.62% (44 billion US$): 85 - Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles
  • 7.86% (36 billion US$): 27 - Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes
  • 3.72% (17 billion US$): 39 - Plastics and articles thereof
  • 2.75% (12.6 billion US$): 90 - Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof
  • 2.71% (12.4 billion US$): 30 - Pharmaceutical products
  • 2.35% (10.8 billion US$): 73 - Articles of iron or steel
  • 2.14% (9.82 billion US$): 99 - Commodities not specified according to kind
  • 2.03% (9.33 billion US$): 94 - Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings, not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated sign illuminated nameplates and the like; prefabricated buildings

What did Canada import in 2018?

TOP-10 Imports commodities to Canada in 2018:

  • 6.52% ($29 billion): 8703 - Motor cars and other motor vehicles principally designed for the transport of persons (other than those of heading 87.02), including station wagons and racing cars.
  • 4.39% ($20 billion): 8708 - Parts and accessories of the motor vehicles of headings 87.01 to 87.05.
  • 3.66% ($16.8 billion): 2710 - Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, other than crude; preparations not elsewhere specified or included, containing by weight 70 % or more of petroleum oils or of oils obtained from bituminous minerals, these oils being the basic constituents of the preparations; waste oils.
  • 3.1% ($14.2 billion): 2709 - Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, crude.
  • 3.05% ($14 billion): 8704 - Motor vehicles for the transport of goods.
  • 2.56% ($11.7 billion): 8525 - Transmission apparatus for radio-telephony, radio-telegraphy, radio-broadcasting or television, whether or not incorporating reception apparatus or sound recording or reproducing apparatus; television cameras; still image video cameras and other video camera recorders; digital cameras.
  • 2.28% ($10.4 billion): 8471 - Automatic data processing machines and units thereof; magnetic or optical readers, machines for transcribing data onto data media in coded form and machines for processing such data, not elsewhere specified or included.
  • 1.66% ($7.63 billion): 3004 - Medicaments (excluding goods of heading 30.02, 30.05 or 30.06) consisting of mixed or unmixed products for therapeutic or prophylactic uses, put up in measured doses (including those in the form of transdermal administration systems) or in forms or packings for retail sale.
  • 1.22% ($5.62 billion): 8411 - Turbo-jets, turbo-propellers and other gas turbines.

TABLE
LINE
COLUMN
PIE
MAP
Settings
Save query
Download
Share
Embed
Expand
Collapse
Download chart
PNG
JPG
PDF
SVG
Download data
XLSX
XLSX (flat table)
XLSX (time series)
Fields
Rows
Columns
Group
Filter
Region
Values
X Axis
Dimensions
Y Axis
Y Axis Dimension
Left Y Axis
Right Y Axis
Options
Canada | Imports and Exports | World | ALL COMMODITIES | Value (US$) | 2007 - 2018