Canada at a Glance 2018
International trade

Table 25
Major goods trading partners, 2016
Table summary
This table displays the results of Major goods trading partners, 2016. Exports, Imports and Trade balance, calculated using millions of dollars units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  Exports Imports Trade balance
millions of dollars
Total 521,470 547,341 -25,871
United States 392,367 360,022 32,346
China 22,359 37,606 -15,247
Mexico 8,880 18,907 -10,027
United Kingdom 17,958 7,697 10,261
Japan 11,002 11,769 -767
Germany 4,426 14,613 -10,186
South Korea 4,655 8,952 -4,298
Italy 2,485 5,637 -3,152
France 3,513 4,448 -935
Netherlands 2,940 4,830 -1,890

Chart 16 Merchandise trade balance

Data Table for Chart 16
Data table for Chart 16
Table summary
This table displays the results of data for Chart 16. The information is grouped by Year (appearing as row headers), Billions of dollars (appearing as column headers).
Year Billions of dollars
2001 69.52
2002 55.85
2003 54.94
2004 64.35
2005 60.96
2006 47.46
2007 45.59
2008 43.67
2009 -6.77
2010 -9.70
2011 0.57
2012 -13.29
2013 -8.15
2014 4.67
2015 -23.73
2016 -25.87
Table 26
Exports and imports of merchandise, 2016
Table summary
This table displays the results of Exports and imports of merchandise, 2016. Exports, Imports and Trade balance, calculated using millions of dollars units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Exports Imports Trade balance
millions of dollars
Total, all merchandise 521,470 547,341 -25,871
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 31,803 17,080 14,723
Energy products 71,610 27,376 44,234
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 16,306 10,740 5,566
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 57,449 44,600 12,848
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 33,737 44,381 -10,644
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 41,208 23,866 17,342
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 32,388 53,052 -20,664
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 27,747 63,120 -35,373
Motor vehicles and parts 98,052 106,671 -8,620
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 23,039 18,833 4,206
Consumer goods 73,783 119,470 -45,688
Special transaction trade 3,963 7,720 -3,757
Other balance of payments adjustments 10,385 10,431 -46
 
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