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  • 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

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X201608413801
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2016-03-24

  • Articles and reports: 13-605-X201501014292
    Description:

    This article describes the revisions to the balance of payments data and related statistical products introduced as part of the 2015 Comprehensive Revision of the Canadian System of Macroeconomic Accounts (CSMA). This exercise is conducted to strengthen the overall quality of the international accounts program and to introduce new concepts and classifications as recommended by updated international standards. The revisions are also harmonized with those of the corresponding accounts in the CSMA.

    Release date: 2015-11-30

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X201524512661
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2015-09-02

  • 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

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X201516712383
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2015-06-16

  • Notices and consultations: 13-605-X201400414107
    Description:

    Beginning in November 2014, International Trade in goods data will be provided on a Balance of Payments (BOP) basis for additional country detail. In publishing this data, BOP-based exports to and imports from 27 countries, referred to as Canada’s Principal Trading Partners (PTPs), will be highlighted for the first time. BOP-based trade in goods data will be available for countries such as China and Mexico, Brazil and India, South Korea, and our largest European Union trading partners, in response to substantial demand for information on these countries in recent years. Until now, Canada’s geographical trading patterns have been examined almost exclusively through analysis of Customs-based trade data. Moreover, BOP trade in goods data for these countries will be available alongside the now quarterly Trade in Services data as well as annual Foreign Direct Investment data for many of these Principal Trading Partners, facilitating country-level international trade and investment analysis using fully comparable data. The objective of this article is to introduce these new measures. This note will first walk users through the key BOP concepts, most importantly the concept of change in ownership. This will serve to familiarize analysts with the Balance of Payments framework for analyzing country-level data, in contrast to Customs-based trade data. Second, some preliminary analysis will be reviewed to illustrate the concepts, with provisional estimates for BOP-based trade with China serving as the principal example. Lastly, we will outline the expansion of quarterly trade in services to generate new estimates of trade for the PTPs and discuss future work in trade statistics.

    Release date: 2014-11-04

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 13-605-X201400214100
    Description:

    Canadian international merchandise trade data are released monthly and may be revised in subsequent releases as new information becomes available. These data are released approximately 35 days following the close of the reference period and represent one of the timeliest economic indicators produced by Statistics Canada. Given their timeliness, some of the data are not received in time and need to be estimated or modelled. This is the case for imports and exports of crude petroleum and natural gas. More specifically, at the time of release, energy trade data are based on an incomplete set of information and are revised as Statistics Canada and National Energy Board information becomes available in the subsequent months. Due to the increasing importance of energy imports and exports and the timeliness of the data, the revisions to energy prices and volumes are having an increasingly significant impact on the monthly revision to Canada’s trade balance. This note explains how the estimates in the initial release are made when data sources are not yet available, and how the original data are adjusted in subsequent releases.

    Release date: 2014-10-03

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X2014261993
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2014-09-18

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X20122996344
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2012-10-25
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  • Table: 36-10-0049-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0007)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Quarterly
    Description:

    This table contains 44 series, with data for years 1961 -2012 (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; Agricultural and fishing products; Energy products; Forestry products ...), Receipts, payments and balances (3 items: Receipts; Payments; Balances ...).

    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0050-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0008)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: This table contains 18 series, with data for years 1964 - 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 ...), Assets, liabilities, and net positions (3 items: Assets; Net positions; Liabilities ...), Changes in foreign currencies (6 items: Total; With all non-residents; United Kingdom residents; United States residents ...).
    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0051-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0009)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: This table contains 26 series, with data for years 1975 - 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 ...), Flows and positions (2 items: Flows; Positions ...), Transactions in assets and liabilities (13 items: Other; assets; Total assets; Deposits; assets; Loans; assets ...).
    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0052-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0010)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Quarterly
    Description: This table contains 18 series, with data for years 1979 - 2012 (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 ...), Assets, liabilities and net positions (3 items: Assets; Liabilities; Net positions ...), Changes in foreign currencies (6 items: Total; With all non-residents; United States residents; United Kingdom residents ...).
    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0053-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0011)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Quarterly
    Description: This table contains 26 series, with data for years 1975 - 2012 (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 ...), Flows and positions (2 items: Flows; Positions ...), Transactions in assets and liabilities (13 items: Total assets; Other; assets; Loans; assets; Deposits; assets ...).
    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0054-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0014)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: This table contains 168 series, with data for years 1975 - 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 ...), Direct investment (4 items: Foreign direct investment in Canada from United States; Canadian direct investment in United States; Foreign direct investment in Canada; all countries; Canadian direct investment abroad; all countries ...), Direct investment flows (6 items: Net flows; Gross long-term inflows; Gross long-term outflows; Net long-term flows ...), Direct investment by industry (7 items: All industries; Energy and metallic minerals; Machinery and transportation equipment; Wood and paper ...).
    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0055-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0015)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: This table contains 14 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 ...), Type of direct investment (2 items: Canadian direct investment abroad; Foreign direct investment in Canada ...), Direct investment flows (7 items: Net flows; Outflows; Reinvested earnings; outflows; Flows; outflows ...).
    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0056-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0016)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: This table contains 18 series, with data for years 1975 - 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 ...), Direct investment (18 items: Foreign direct investment in Canada; net flows; Sales and acquisition of foreign direct investment interest; Canadian direct investment abroad; net flows; Other flows of foreign direct investment ...).
    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0057-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0017)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Quarterly
    Description: This table contains 28 series, with data for years 1970 - 2012 (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 ...), Type of direct investment (2 items: Canadian direct investment abroad; Foreign direct investment in Canada ...), Direct investment, type of flows and industry (14 items: Net flows; Flows; outflows; Reinvested earnings; outflows; Outflows ...).
    Release date: 2012-10-01

  • Table: 36-10-0079-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 376-0043)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Annual
    Description: This table contains 156 series, with data for years 1946 - 1993 (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 ...), Direct investment (4 items: Canadian direct investment abroad; all countries;Foreign direct investment in Canada; all countries;Foreign direct investment in Canada from United States;Canadian direct investment in United States ...), Direct investment flows (3 items: Net flows;Gross inflows;Gross outflows ...), Direct investment by industry (13 items: All industries;Petroleum and natural gas; old industrial classification of the Balance of Payments Division;Manufacturing industries; old industrial classification of the Balance of Payments Division;Mining and smelting; old industrial classification of the Balance of Payments Division ...).
    Release date: 2000-02-18
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  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X20193321021
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2019-11-28

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X201917620407
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2019-06-25

  • Articles and reports: 11-626-X2019012
    Description:

    This Economic Insights article presents estimates of the nominal output of foreign-owned multinationals operating in different sectors of Canada’s economy. It examines changes in the value added of foreign majority-owned affiliates, highlighting contributions by country of control. Estimates are examined separately for affiliates operating in resource, manufacturing and service industries. Developed by the Canadian Economic Accounts, the new data summarized in this article are part of a series of projects designed to provide more detailed information on the global dimensions of Canada’s economy. Annual estimates of the value added of foreign-owned affiliates are currently available from 2010 to 2016.

    Release date: 2019-06-25

  • 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

  • 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

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X201608413801
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2016-03-24

  • Articles and reports: 13-605-X201501014292
    Description:

    This article describes the revisions to the balance of payments data and related statistical products introduced as part of the 2015 Comprehensive Revision of the Canadian System of Macroeconomic Accounts (CSMA). This exercise is conducted to strengthen the overall quality of the international accounts program and to introduce new concepts and classifications as recommended by updated international standards. The revisions are also harmonized with those of the corresponding accounts in the CSMA.

    Release date: 2015-11-30

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X201524512661
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2015-09-02
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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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