Table 2
Merchandise trade: Principal commodity groupings

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Merchandise trade: Principal commodity groupings
  December 2009 November 2010r December 2010 November to December 2010 December 2009 to December 2010
  Seasonally adjusted, $ current
  $ millions % change
Exports          
Agricultural and fishing products 2,914 3,213 3,457 7.6 18.6
Energy products 8,605 6,870 8,593 25.1 -0.1
Forestry products 1,623 1,828 2,005 9.7 23.5
Industrial goods and materials 6,803 9,660 10,332 7.0 51.9
Machinery and equipment 6,086 6,387 6,910 8.2 13.5
Automotive products 4,436 4,367 4,373 0.1 -1.4
Other consumer goods 1,377 1,346 1,335 -0.8 -3.1
Special transactions trade1 513 309 282 -8.7 -45.0
Other balance of payments adjustments 427 452 497 10.0 16.4
Total 32,785 34,433 37,784 9.7 15.2
Imports          
Agricultural and fishing products 2,396 2,486 2,574 3.5 7.4
Energy products 3,410 3,203 3,315 3.5 -2.8
Forestry products 201 207 214 3.4 6.5
Industrial goods and materials 6,451 7,567 7,599 0.4 17.8
Machinery and equipment 8,483 9,671 9,686 0.2 14.2
Automotive products 5,734 5,313 5,357 0.8 -6.6
Other consumer goods 4,847 4,982 4,896 -1.7 1.0
Special transactions trade1 410 413 390 -5.6 -4.9
Other balance of payments adjustments 683 706 755 6.9 10.5
Total 32,615 34,548 34,785 0.7 6.7
revised
1.
These are mainly low valued transactions, value of repairs to equipment, and goods returned to country of origin.
Note(s):
Totals may not equal the sum of their components.