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Table 1-1
Merchandise trade of Canada, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted — Current dollars

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Current dollars
  Exports Imports Balance Period to period change
Exports Imports Balance
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars
2005 450,210 387,838 62,372 0.0 0.0 0
2006 453,951 404,345 49,606 0.8 4.3 -12,767
2007 463,127 415,229 47,898 2.0 2.7 -1,708
2008 489,857 442,988 46,869 5.8 6.7 -1,029
2007  
First quarter 120,454 106,198 14,256 4.4 3.1 1,887
Second quarter 118,191 103,166 15,025 -1.9 -2.9 769
Third quarter 113,144 104,379 8,765 -4.3 1.2 -6,260
Fourth quarter 111,338 101,486 9,852 -1.6 -2.8 1,088
2008  
First quarter 117,996 104,991 13,005 6.0 3.5 3,152
Second quarter 126,385 110,154 16,230 7.1 4.9 3,226
Third quarter 129,144 115,028 14,116 2.2 4.4 -2,114
Fourth quarter 116,332 112,815 3,517 -9.9 -1.9 -10,599
2009  
First quarter 96,814 96,325 489 -16.8 -14.6 -3,028
2008  
January 38,209 35,496 2,713 4.6 3.4 512
February 39,689 35,067 4,623 3.9 -1.2 1,909
March 40,097 34,428 5,669 1.0 -1.8 1,046
April 40,507 35,564 4,943 1.0 3.3 -726
May 42,365 36,688 5,677 4.6 3.2 733
June 43,513 37,902 5,611 2.7 3.3 -66
July 44,379 39,476 4,903 2.0 4.2 -708
August 42,685 37,479 5,206 -3.8 -5.1 302
September 42,080 38,073 4,008 -1.4 1.6 -1,198
October 42,181 38,991 3,190 0.2 2.4 -818
November 39,177 38,129 1,049 -7.1 -2.2 -2,141
December 34,974 35,695 -721 -10.7 -6.4 -1,770
2009  
January 31,185 32,293 -1,108 -10.8 -9.5 -387
February 33,192 32,609 583 6.4 1.0 1,691
March 32,438 31,424 1,014 -2.3 -3.6 431
April 30,785 30,964 -178 -5.1 -1.5 -1,193
Note(s):
Due to rounding, monthly data may not add up to quarterly data and quarterly data may not add up to annual data.