Table 8
Imports by commodity section, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Constant dollars, 2007

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Imports by commodity section, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Constant dollars, 2007
Table summary
This table displays merchandise imports by commodity section, on a balance of payments basis, by seasonal adjustment, constant dollars. The row headers identify commodity sections. The column headers provide information on imports by month, and change, in millions of dollars, and also change, in percent.
  May 2013 June 2013 Change June 2013 / June 2012
  millions of dollars percent
Total of all merchandise 37,328 37,229 -99 -0.3 -0.1
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 990 901 -89 -9.0 0.9
Energy products 2,515 2,988 474 18.8 2.3
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 555 484 -72 -12.9 -13.4
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 2,883 2,732 -151 -5.2 -11.4
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 3,067 2,832 -235 -7.7 -3.3
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 1,570 1,526 -44 -2.8 -7.8
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 3,391 3,382 -9 -0.3 -2.0
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 6,049 5,743 -306 -5.1 5.4
Motor vehicles and parts 6,765 6,772 7 0.1 -1.3
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 893 1,124 231 25.9 17.5
Consumer goods 7,105 6,853 -252 -3.6 -1.5
Special transactions trade 528 775 248 47.0 82.7
Other balance of payments adjustments 1,429 1,448 19 1.4 18.2
Source(s):
Statistics Canada. Table 228-0061 - Merchandise imports and exports, balance of payments-based, seasonally adjusted, Fisher formula, by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS), monthly (chained (2007) dollars), CANSIM (database).
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