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The Daily

Tuesday, September 11, 2007
July 2007

Current- and fixed-weighted export and import price indexes (2002=100) on a balance-of-payments basis are now available. These indexes are listed from January 2002 to July 2007 for the five commodity sections and the major commodity groups (62 exports and 61 imports).

Current- and fixed-weighted US price indexes (2002=100) are also available on a customs basis. These indexes are listed from January 2002 to July 2007. Included with the US commodity indexes are the 10 all-countries and US-only Standard International Trade Classification section indexes.

Indexes for the five commodity sections and the major commodity groups are also available now on a customs basis.

Available on CANSIM: tables 228-0001 to 228-0003 and 228-0047 to 228-0055.

Definitions, data sources and methods: survey numbers, including related surveys, 2201, 2202 and 2203.

The July 2007 issue of Canadian International Merchandise Trade, Vol. 61, no. 7 (65-001-XIB, free) is now available.

For more information, or to enquire about the concepts, methods or data quality of this release, contact the Marketing and Client Services Section (toll-free 1-800-294-5583), International Trade Division.