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  • Notices and consultations: 13-605-X201900100007
    Description:

    This article describes the upcoming revisions (November 2019) in the Canadian Macroeconomic Accounts resulting from the inclusion of illegal cannabis production, consumption and distribution as well as statistical revisions of the international travel services. The paper highlights the impact of these revisions on Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and the balance of international payments (BOP).

    Release date: 2019-05-30

  • Table: 36-10-0002-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0012)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Canada's international investment income covers direct investment income, portfolio income, and other investment income. Annual data are further broken down between interest, dividends, and reinvested earnings.

    Release date: 2019-05-30

  • Table: 36-10-0014-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0101)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Canada's current account covers international transactions in goods, services, compensation of employees, investment income and secondary income (current transfers). Canada's capital account covers international capital transfers and transactions in non-produced non-financial assets. Annual data are available for 6 countries/regions and for all countries aggregated.

    Release date: 2019-05-30

  • Table: 36-10-0471-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0102)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Canada's financial account comprises international transactions in financial assets and liabilities. Canadian financial assets and liabilities are broken down between direct investment, portfolio investment, other investment, and official international reserve assets. Annual data are available for 6 countries/regions and for all countries aggregated.

    Release date: 2019-05-30

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X201913420267
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2019-05-14

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X201902319723
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2019-01-23

  • Table: 36-10-0447-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0152)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Activities of foreign majority-owned affiliates in Canada, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). Users have the option of selecting information related to the economic and financial activity of foreign majority-owned enterprises.

    Release date: 2018-11-14

  • Articles and reports: 13-605-X201700154883
    Description:

    The Broad Economic Categories (BEC) classification provides users with a new perspective on Canada’s imports and exports. A key feature of the BEC classification is an end-use aggregating structure that is consistent with the three basic classes of goods in the System of National Accounts (SNA), namely, capital goods, intermediate goods, consumption goods. This aggregating structure facilitates the analysis of external trade statistics with other economic data such as industry statistics and national economic account aggregates such as gross domestic product. Imports and exports classified by Broad Economic Categories provide insight into the role of imports and exports as inputs into production, as a source of capital and as a source of goods for final consumption. The focus of this paper will be an analysis of Canada’s external trade according to these national account classes of goods.

    Release date: 2018-01-31

  • Articles and reports: 13-605-X201700154890
    Description:

    Canada exports over $500 billion worth of merchandise trade annually. This reliance on foreign markets contributes undeniably to Canadian economic activity. However, there are a number of ways of analyzing Canada’s international trade, beyond simply measuring dollar values. One way, that often receives little attention, is to look at the degree of export diversification. Simply put, does an economy have one large customer or multiple customers, or does a country export one product or multiple products?

    Release date: 2018-01-31

  • Table: 65-001-X
    Description:

    Included in this publication are a series of summary tables showing monthly, quarterly, and annual data on both a customs and balance of payments basis. Data are presented by commodity category and province. Price and volume indexes and constant dollar information are also included.

    Release date: 2017-02-07
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  • Table: 36-10-0471-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0102)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Canada's financial account comprises international transactions in financial assets and liabilities. Canadian financial assets and liabilities are broken down between direct investment, portfolio investment, other investment, and official international reserve assets. Annual data are available for 6 countries/regions and for all countries aggregated.

    Release date: 2019-05-30

  • Table: 36-10-0447-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0152)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Activities of foreign majority-owned affiliates in Canada, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). Users have the option of selecting information related to the economic and financial activity of foreign majority-owned enterprises.

    Release date: 2018-11-14

  • Table: 65-001-X
    Description:

    Included in this publication are a series of summary tables showing monthly, quarterly, and annual data on both a customs and balance of payments basis. Data are presented by commodity category and province. Price and volume indexes and constant dollar information are also included.

    Release date: 2017-02-07

  • Table: 36-10-0194-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 380-0559)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: Historical: Current transactions with non-residents, reconciliation with the Canadian Balance of International Payments, based on the 1968 System of National Accounts international standards, 1926 to 1986.
    Release date: 2015-06-30

  • Table: 36-10-0043-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0001)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Annual data on the balance of payments, current account by category, by country or region.

    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0044-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0002)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Annual data on the balance of payments, capital and financial account by category, by country or region.

    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0045-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0003)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Quarterly
    Description:

    Quarterly data on the balance of payments, current account by category, by country or region.

    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0046-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0004)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Quarterly
    Description:

    Quarterly data on the balance of payments, capital and financial account by category, by country or region.

    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0047-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0005)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Quarterly
    Description:

    Quarterly seasonally adjusted data on the balance of payments, current account by category.

    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0048-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0006)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: This table contains 44 series, with data for years 1946 - 2011 (not all combinations necessarily have data for all years). This table contains data described by the following dimensions (Not all combinations are available): Geography (1 items: Canada ...), Current accounts, goods (17 items: Total; goods; Energy products; Forestry products; Agricultural and fishing products ...), Receipts, payments and balances (3 items: Receipts; Payments; Balances ...).
    Release date: 2012-10-01
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Analysis (39) (20 to 30 of 39 results)

  • Journals and periodicals: 67F0001M
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    These papers deal with selected aspects of Canadas' international economic transactions and international positions with foreign countries. They provide background information as well as in depth analysis on data reported in any of the four following publications: Canadas balance of international payments (67-001-XPB), Canadas international transactions in securities (67-002-XPB), Canadas international investment position (67-202-XPB) and Canadas international transactions in services (67-203-XPB).

    Release date: 2004-12-22

  • Articles and reports: 11-010-X20040127744
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    Recent media reports suggest that the ratio of gross national income (formerly gross national product) to gross domestic product reflects a nation's 'economic maturity'. Nations at a higher stage of economic development generally have a GNI larger than GDP because of their past investments abroad. Less developed countries that depend on large inflows of foreign investment to finance their growth have a smaller GNI than GDP. This article analyzes how relevant these suggestions are for the Canadian economy. Since 1998, our ratio of GNI to GNP has risen 96% to 98%. In dollar terms, Canadians would have received $16.4 billion less income if GNI had grown only as fast as GDP, equivalent to $512 for every Canadian. Based on recent trends, Canada's GNI could outstrip its GDP for the first time on record before the end of the current decade.

    Release date: 2004-12-16

  • Articles and reports: 11-621-M2004013
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This paper presents data on cross-border mergers and acquisitions from a Canadian perspective, for 1997 to 2002.

    Release date: 2004-05-25

  • Articles and reports: 11-010-X20040036835
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This article focus on the reasons for the recent sharp shift in Canada's terms of trade and the distributional effects on the economy, which have already been considerable. We also look to the recent American experience with a sharply rising dollar as a guide to how different sectors of the economy could gain or lose from these changes. The terms of international trade - defined as the ratio of our export prices to import prices - shifted in favour of importers at the expenses of exporters.

    Release date: 2004-03-25

  • Articles and reports: 67-001-X20030036827
    Description:

    The reconciled estimates are intended to show how the current account estimates would appear if both countries used the same definitions, methodologies, and data sources.

    Release date: 2004-03-02

  • Articles and reports: 11-010-X20030106668
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    The paper looks at the level of Canadian direct investment abroad (CDIA) from 1999 to 2001 and examines the impact on it of acquisitions of foreign companies and sales of foreign affiliates.

    Release date: 2003-10-23

  • Articles and reports: 67F0001M2001020
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This paper offers a Canadian viewpoint of globalization by presenting the concepts and main trends of foreign direct investment issues.

    Release date: 2001-08-27

  • Articles and reports: 67-001-X20000035465
    Description:

    This article presents the results of the reconciliation of the bilateral current account estimates of Canada and the United States for 1998 and 1999.

    Release date: 2001-01-29

  • Journals and periodicals: 67-506-X
    Description:

    This publication describes the statistical system used to produce Canada's balance of international payments and international investment position. Each of the accounts of these two statements is described in terms of concepts, data sources, methods and products. The Canadian practice is related to international standards. The publication concludes with a discusion of future challenges to maintain and enhance this statistical system. An extensive glossary is included. Some historical perspective is provided, notably in the Appendices where a summary of time series is provided along with a chronology of events that affected Canada's external sector over the last half of the XXth century. A description of the foundation of statistics is essential to help users in assessing the quality of data.

    Release date: 2000-07-21

  • Articles and reports: 67F0001M1999019
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This paper looks at the feasibility of providing estimates of foreign direct investment by province.

    Release date: 1999-08-04
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  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 2201
    Description: To provide statistical information and analysis of the value of Canada's merchandise exports and imports by commodity, province or territory, partner country, and other relevant dimensions on a customs basis.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 2202
    Description: To provide statistical information on the value of Canada's merchandise exports and imports by commodity and by partner country, on a balance of payments basis.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 2203
    Description: To provide trade prices and volume measurement (including constant dollars) for integration to the Canadian Macroeconomic Accounts framework, forecasting, deflation processes and price measurement.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 5230
    Description: The Activities of Foreign Majority-Owned Affiliates in Canada describes the characteristics, activity, financial position and performance of Foreign Majority-Owned Canadian Affiliates (FMOCAs) of foreign multinational enterprises. Inward Foreign Affiliate Statistics (FATS) are an extension of statistics on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Canada.
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