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

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Current dollars
  Exports Imports Trade balance Period to period change
Exports Imports Balance
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars
2007 463,120 415,683 47,437 0.0 0.0 0
2008 488,754 443,777 44,977 5.5 6.8 -2,460
2009 369,343 374,081 -4,738 -24.4 -15.7 -49,715
2010 404,834 413,833 -8,999 9.6 10.6 -4,261
2009  
First quarter 95,888 95,487 400 -16.7 -14.9 -2,399
Second quarter 88,071 90,304 -2,234 -8.2 -5.4 -2,634
Third quarter 90,293 93,167 -2,873 2.5 3.2 -639
Fourth quarter 95,092 95,123 -32 5.3 2.1 2,842
2010  
First quarter 98,870 98,583 287 4.0 3.6 318
Second quarter 100,071 103,014 -2,942 1.2 4.5 -3,229
Third quarter 99,592 106,312 -6,720 -0.5 3.2 -3,778
Fourth quarter 106,301 105,924 377 6.7 -0.4 7,097
2011  
First quarter 111,584 109,738 1,846 5.0 3.6 1,469
Second quarter 110,055 113,505 -3,450 -1.4 3.4 -5,296
2010  
January 33,260 31,902 1,358 2.5 -2.7 1,714
February 32,929 32,780 148 -1.0 2.8 -1,210
March 32,681 33,901 -1,220 -0.8 3.4 -1,368
April 32,749 32,962 -213 0.2 -2.8 1,007
May 34,282 34,984 -702 4.7 6.1 -489
June 33,040 35,068 -2,028 -3.6 0.2 -1,326
July 33,040 35,220 -2,181 0.0 0.4 -153
August 33,550 35,757 -2,207 1.5 1.5 -26
September 33,002 35,335 -2,333 -1.6 -1.2 -126
October 34,090 35,474 -1,384 3.3 0.4 949
November 34,845 34,979 -134 2.2 -1.4 1,249
December 37,366 35,471 1,895 7.2 1.4 2,029
2011  
January 38,759 36,794 1,965 3.7 3.7 70
February 35,517 35,539 -21 -8.4 -3.4 -1,986
March 37,308 37,405 -97 5.0 5.3 -76
April 36,479 37,331 -852 -2.2 -0.2 -755
May 37,095 38,132 -1,037 1.7 2.1 -185
June 36,481 38,042 -1,561 -1.7 -0.2 -524
Note(s):
Because of rounding, monthly data may not add up to quarterly data and quarterly data may not add up to annual data.