Table 7
Imports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars

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Imports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars
Table summary
This table displays merchandise imports by commodity groupings, on a balance of payments basis, by seasonal adjustment, current dollars. The row headers identify commodity groupings. The column headers provide information on imports by month, year to date, and change, in millions of dollars, and also change, in percent.
  May 2013 June 2013 Change Year to date June 2013 / June 2012
2012 2013 Change
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars percent
Total of all merchandise 39,791 40,042 252 0.6 239,013 240,642 1,629 0.7 -1.2
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 1,168 1,075 -93 -8.0 6,002 6,634 632 10.5 1.9
Farm and fishing products 900 824 -76 -8.4 4,459 5,016 557 12.5 6.2
Live animals 18 18 0 -0.6 94 104 10 10.6 15.6
Wheat 1 6 6 550.0 14 10 -4 -25.5 124.1
Canola 12 9 -4 -30.1 46 66 20 44.8 352.6
Fruits, nuts and vegetables 604 575 -30 -4.9 3,069 3,438 369 12.0 4.6
Other crop products 151 139 -12 -8.1 848 862 14 1.7 4.1
Other animal products 62 34 -29 -46.1 124 277 153 123.2 37.7
Fish, shellfish and other fishery products 51 44 -7 -13.7 264 258 -6 -2.3 -9.3
Food and tobacco intermediate products 268 250 -17 -6.5 1,543 1,618 75 4.8 -9.9
Energy products 3,187 3,826 639 20.1 22,980 22,483 -497 -2.2 8.0
Crude oil and crude bitumen 1,452 2,222 770 53.0 15,336 13,107 -2,229 -14.5 4.6
Natural gas, natural gas liquids and related products 408 455 47 11.6 1,711 2,529 818 47.8 56.8
Natural gas 306 345 40 13.0 1,180 1,865 685 58.1 73.3
Natural gas liquids and related products 102 110 8 7.4 531 664 133 25.1 20.7
Refined petroleum energy products 1,227 1,042 -185 -15.1 5,180 6,163 983 19.0 0.7
Electricity 22 22 0 0.0 97 172 76 78.0 97.3
Other energy products 78 85 8 9.7 657 513 -144 -21.9 3.8
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 776 720 -55 -7.1 4,950 6,025 1,075 21.7 -11.4
Metal ores and concentrates 718 655 -63 -8.7 4,617 5,641 1,024 22.2 -13.2
Iron ores and concentrates 43 46 4 8.5 478 538 60 12.7 -38.6
Copper ores and concentrates 32 16 -16 -51.1 310 173 -137 -44.1 -75.6
Nickel ores and concentrates 64 34 -30 -46.7 484 385 -99 -20.4 -53.0
Radioactive ores and concentrates 33 58 25 74.5 506 578 73 14.4 -50.1
Other metal ores and concentrates 546 501 -45 -8.2 2,840 3,966 1,126 39.6 17.2
Non-metallic minerals 58 66 8 13.1 332 384 52 15.5 13.3
Potash 1 0 -1 -61.5 5 4 -1 -12.0 -44.4
Stone, sand, gravel, clay, and refractory minerals 35 40 5 15.2 205 237 32 15.6 9.9
Diamonds and other non-metallic minerals 22 25 3 14.2 122 142 20 16.5 22.1
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 3,322 3,153 -169 -5.1 21,991 20,297 -1,694 -7.7 -17.0
Intermediate metal products 2,012 1,852 -160 -7.9 13,732 12,454 -1,279 -9.3 -22.3
Unwrought iron, steel and ferro-alloys, and basic and semi-finished ferrous metal products 919 897 -22 -2.4 6,433 5,620 -813 -12.6 -20.3
Unwrought, basic and semi-finished aluminum and aluminum-alloy products 195 186 -8 -4.4 1,200 1,154 -46 -3.8 -9.6
Unwrought copper and copper alloys 75 7 -68 -90.1 82 226 145 177.9 -11.9
Unwrought nickel and nickel alloys 15 5 -10 -66.7 53 52 -1 -1.1 -55.3
Unwrought precious metals and precious metal alloys 632 566 -65 -10.3 4,837 4,244 -593 -12.3 -34.2
Other unwrought non-ferrous metals 22 18 -3 -14.8 131 126 -5 -3.7 -23.3
Basic and semi-finished non-ferrous metal products (except aluminum) 155 172 17 11.2 997 1,030 33 3.4 16.4
Imports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars (continued)
  May 2013 June 2013 Change Year to date June 2013 / June 2012
2012 2013 Change
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars percent
Fabricated metal products 661 652 -9 -1.4 3,944 3,896 -48 -1.2 -5.9
Non-metallic mineral products 447 444 -2 -0.5 2,595 2,610 16 0.6 -1.8
Recyclable waste and scrap 202 205 3 1.3 1,720 1,336 -384 -22.3 -24.4
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 3,380 3,155 -225 -6.7 19,293 19,495 202 1.0 -3.3
Basic chemicals and industrial chemical products 2,017 1,815 -203 -10.1 11,235 11,516 281 2.5 -2.6
Basic chemicals 712 752 40 5.6 4,118 4,326 208 5.0 10.9
Dyes and pigments; petrochemicals 98 118 20 20.7 672 718 46 6.8 -0.3
Lubricants and other petroleum refinery products 629 325 -304 -48.3 3,438 3,037 -400 -11.6 -38.8
Fertilizer, pesticide and other chemical products 578 619 41 7.1 3,007 3,435 428 14.2 15.6
Plastic and rubber products 1,363 1,341 -22 -1.6 8,058 7,980 -79 -1.0 -4.3
Plastic resins 540 522 -18 -3.3 3,216 3,158 -59 -1.8 -7.3
Plastic and rubber basic products (except plastic resins) 352 356 4 1.1 2,186 2,099 -88 -4.0 -2.4
Plastic and rubber finished products 471 462 -8 -1.8 2,655 2,723 68 2.5 -2.2
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 1,718 1,697 -21 -1.2 10,273 10,394 122 1.2 -5.3
Logs, pulpwood, and other forestry products 26 23 -2 -9.8 144 153 9 6.0 -17.0
Pulp and paper stock 230 231 1 0.3 1,284 1,322 37 2.9 3.2
Building and packaging materials 1,462 1,443 -19 -1.3 8,844 8,920 76 0.9 -6.4
Lumber and other sawmill and millwork products 223 218 -5 -2.2 1,301 1,344 43 3.3 -3.2
Asphalt and asphalt products 32 40 9 27.5 391 286 -105 -26.9 -36.1
Other building materials and supplies 904 870 -35 -3.8 5,297 5,374 76 1.4 -6.0
Prefabricated buildings and components 31 39 8 26.1 296 276 -20 -6.7 -36.7
Packaging materials and containers 272 277 4 1.5 1,559 1,640 81 5.2 3.6
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 3,782 3,803 21 0.6 22,876 22,495 -381 -1.7 -2.6
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 3,782 3,803 21 0.6 22,876 22,495 -381 -1.7 -2.6
Agricultural, lawn and garden machinery and equipment 328 330 2 0.7 1,798 2,001 203 11.3 11.3
Logging, mining and construction machinery and equipment 537 538 1 0.2 3,864 3,197 -667 -17.3 -19.3
Metalworking machinery 92 80 -11 -12.1 530 530 0 0.0 -20.2
Commercial and service industry machinery 197 180 -17 -8.6 1,169 1,156 -14 -1.2 -8.7
Other industry-specific machinery, not elsewhere classified 398 399 1 0.2 2,231 2,416 185 8.3 -0.3
Heating, cooling and air purification equipment 241 240 -1 -0.3 1,337 1,430 93 7.0 7.2
Other general-purpose machinery and equipment, not elsewhere classified 1,154 1,207 54 4.7 6,884 6,832 -52 -0.8 6.8
Miscellaneous parts of machinery and equipment 835 828 -8 -0.9 5,062 4,933 -129 -2.6 -6.7
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 4,936 4,762 -174 -3.5 28,304 28,035 -268 -0.9 -2.2
Computers and computer peripheral equipment 807 807 1 0.1 5,101 4,940 -160 -3.1 -5.4
Imports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars (continued)
  May 2013 June 2013 Change Year to date June 2013 / June 2012
2012 2013 Change
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars percent
Communications and audio and video equipment 1,763 1,477 -286 -16.2 9,256 9,113 -143 -1.5 -6.8
Other electronic and electrical machinery, equipment and parts 2,366 2,478 112 4.7 13,946 13,982 35 0.3 1.9
Other electronic and electrical machinery and equipment 851 854 4 0.5 5,284 5,036 -248 -4.7 -9.1
Electrical components 726 735 8 1.2 4,363 4,406 43 1.0 -2.2
Electronic and electrical parts 789 889 99 12.6 4,299 4,539 240 5.6 20.0
Motor vehicles and parts 6,926 6,965 39 0.6 41,788 41,539 -250 -0.6 -2.8
Passenger cars and light trucks 2,944 2,931 -13 -0.4 17,154 17,951 798 4.7 1.6
Medium and heavy trucks, buses and other motor vehicles 869 859 -11 -1.2 5,175 4,982 -194 -3.7 -2.1
Tires; motor vehicle engines and motor vehicle parts 3,113 3,175 62 2.0 19,460 18,606 -854 -4.4 -6.6
Tires 300 298 -2 -0.8 1,918 1,793 -124 -6.5 -6.0
Motor vehicle engines and motor vehicle parts 2,813 2,877 64 2.3 17,542 16,812 -730 -4.2 -6.7
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 984 1,253 268 27.3 6,389 6,868 479 7.5 16.8
Aircraft, aircraft engines and aircraft parts 718 896 177 24.6 4,502 4,840 338 7.5 20.2
Aircraft 47 289 242 511.6 947 881 -66 -7.0 134.3
Aircraft engines and aircraft parts 671 606 -65 -9.7 3,554 3,958 404 11.4 -2.5
Other transportation equipment and parts 266 357 91 34.3 1,887 2,028 141 7.5 9.1
Ships, locomotives, railway rolling stock, and rapid transit equipment 34 112 77 225.7 395 534 139 35.3 52.4
Boats and other personal transportation equipment 158 169 11 7.0 959 1,018 60 6.2 4.0
Parts of railway rolling stock and of other transportation equipment 74 77 3 4.1 534 475 -58 -10.9 -16.5
Consumer goods 8,208 7,970 -238 -2.9 46,504 47,985 1,481 3.2 0.0
Food, beverage and tobacco products 2,030 2,025 -5 -0.3 11,172 11,881 709 6.3 5.3
Meat products 307 333 26 8.4 1,684 1,823 139 8.2 9.6
Prepared and packaged seafood products 192 177 -15 -8.0 1,041 1,058 17 1.7 0.5
Dairy products 78 86 8 10.7 402 461 59 14.7 36.4
Bottled water, carbonated soft drinks, and other beverages; ice 68 65 -3 -4.4 354 393 39 11.0 7.1
Fresh, frozen and canned fruit and vegetable juices; frozen fruit 87 80 -7 -8.3 512 516 4 0.9 -9.3
Coffee and tea 87 89 1 1.5 585 530 -55 -9.4 -8.7
Other food products 728 724 -4 -0.5 3,967 4,271 304 7.7 6.7
Alcoholic beverages 324 317 -8 -2.3 1,746 1,905 159 9.1 5.4
Tobacco products 80 79 -2 -2.2 445 463 18 4.0 4.9
Animal feed 78 76 -2 -2.3 437 461 24 5.4 -5.3
Imports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars (continued)
  May 2013 June 2013 Change Year to date June 2013 / June 2012
2012 2013 Change
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars percent
Clothing, footwear and textile products 1,499 1,486 -14 -0.9 8,557 8,861 304 3.6 1.0
Clothing, footwear and accessories 1,122 1,110 -12 -1.0 6,319 6,628 310 4.9 2.5
Fabric, fibre and yarn; leather and dressed furs 149 150 1 0.5 931 898 -34 -3.6 -5.0
Carpets, textile furnishings and other textile products 228 226 -3 -1.1 1,308 1,336 28 2.1 -1.5
Paper and published products 698 707 9 1.3 4,312 4,291 -22 -0.5 -3.4
Converted paper and paper products 338 335 -3 -0.9 2,022 2,048 27 1.3 -2.0
Published products and recorded and unrecorded media 360 372 12 3.4 2,291 2,242 -48 -2.1 -4.8
Pharmaceutical and medicinal products 1,285 1,046 -240 -18.6 6,763 6,723 -41 -0.6 -7.6
Furniture and fixtures 491 488 -3 -0.7 2,882 2,935 54 1.9 -1.6
Cleaning products, appliances, and miscellaneous goods and supplies 2,204 2,218 15 0.7 12,818 13,294 476 3.7 0.3
Appliances 308 306 -3 -0.8 1,811 1,822 11 0.6 0.6
Cleaning products and toiletries 418 420 2 0.6 2,325 2,479 154 6.6 4.2
Miscellaneous goods and supplies 1,478 1,492 15 1.0 8,682 8,993 312 3.6 -0.8
Special transactions trade 559 831 272 48.6 2,756 3,385 628 22.8 80.7
Other balance of payments adjustments 846 832 -13 -1.6 4,907 5,008 101 2.1 -0.1
Source(s):
Statistics Canada. Table 228-0059 - Merchandise imports and exports, customs and balance of payments basis for all countries, by seasonal adjustment and North American Product Classification System (NAPCS), monthly (dollars), CANSIM (database).
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