Table 4
Exports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars

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Exports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars
Table summary
This table displays merchandise exports 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 exports by month, year to date, and change, in millions of dollars, and also change, in percent.
  October  2016 November  2016 Change Year to date November 2016 / November 2015
2015 2016 Change
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars percent
Total of all merchandise 43,737 45,614 1,878 4.3 480,009 474,297 -5,712 -1.2 5.2
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 2,553 2,757 204 8.0 29,360 29,173 -188 -0.6 3.6
Farm and fishing products 1,974 2,149 175 8.9 23,677 22,954 -723 -3.1 2.7
Live animals 154 162 8 5.3 2,265 1,990 -275 -12.2 -2.3
Wheat 496 464 -31 -6.3 7,019 5,392 -1,626 -23.2 -26.5
Canola 349 480 131 37.5 4,488 5,017 529 11.8 30.0
Fruits, nuts and vegetables 231 226 -6 -2.4 2,213 2,505 292 13.2 1.5
Other crop products 472 553 81 17.2 5,029 5,323 294 5.8 18.5
Other animal products 63 59 -4 -6.1 852 650 -203 -23.8 -4.8
Fish, shellfish and other fishery products 209 205 -4 -2.1 1,810 2,077 267 14.8 17.4
Food and tobacco intermediate products 580 608 28 4.9 5,684 6,219 536 9.4 7.2
Energy products 6,648 6,771 123 1.9 77,872 62,296 -15,576 -20.0 15.0
Crude oil and crude bitumen 4,418 4,439 21 0.5 52,097 41,745 -10,353 -19.9 7.3
Natural gas, natural gas liquids and related products 987 894 -93 -9.4 10,790 8,926 -1,863 -17.3 18.3
Natural gas 854 737 -116 -13.6 9,422 7,675 -1,747 -18.5 13.5
Natural gas liquids and related products 134 157 23 17.5 1,368 1,251 -117 -8.5 47.5
Refined petroleum energy products 535 540 5 0.9 9,554 6,040 -3,513 -36.8 -3.1
Electricity 272 257 -15 -5.6 2,891 2,579 -311 -10.8 6.9
Other energy products 435 641 206 47.3 2,541 3,005 464 18.3 220.5
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 1,331 1,682 351 26.4 17,542 15,048 -2,494 -14.2 -7.3
Metal ores and concentrates 756 977 221 29.2 8,273 8,396 123 1.5 1.9
Iron ores and concentrates 276 396 119 43.1 3,098 3,358 260 8.4 64.7
Copper ores and concentrates 290 361 71 24.5 3,567 3,353 -214 -6.0 -31.4
Nickel ores and concentrates 16 10 -6 -57.0 169 102 -67 -39.8 9,900.0
Radioactive ores and concentrates 104 119 14 13.9 600 948 347 57.9 118.8
Other metal ores and concentrates 70 91 22 31.3 839 636 -203 -24.2 -33.8
Non-metallic minerals 575 705 130 22.7 9,269 6,652 -2,617 -28.2 -17.7
Potash 312 431 120 38.3 5,968 4,022 -1,945 -32.6 -24.1
Stone, sand, gravel, clay, and refractory minerals 30 32 1 3.9 361 342 -20 -5.5 -7.0
Diamonds and other non-metallic minerals 232 242 10 4.2 2,940 2,288 -652 -22.2 -4.8
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 4,824 5,334 509 10.6 52,971 52,506 -465 -0.9 14.6
Intermediate metal products 3,739 4,256 517 13.8 41,895 41,196 -699 -1.7 15.6
Unwrought iron, steel and ferro-alloys, and basic and semi-finished ferrous metal products 659 688 29 4.4 7,688 6,942 -746 -9.7 5.8
Unwrought, basic and semi-finished aluminum and aluminum-alloy products 700 786 86 12.2 7,322 7,494 172 2.3 20.0
Unwrought copper and copper alloys 150 139 -11 -7.3 1,739 1,410 -329 -18.9 -26.6
Unwrought nickel and nickel alloys 335 370 36 10.6 4,387 3,375 -1,012 -23.1 -20.1
Exports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars (continued)
  October  2016 November  2016 Change Year to date November 2016 / November 2015
2015 2016 Change
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars percent
Unwrought precious metals and precious metal alloys 1,512 1,880 368 24.3 16,658 17,990 1,332 8.0 38.2
Other unwrought non-ferrous metals 237 250 13 5.6 2,286 2,343 57 2.5 21.9
Basic and semi-finished non-ferrous metal products (except aluminum) 147 144 -3 -2.0 1,814 1,641 -172 -9.5 -8.9
Fabricated metal products 421 426 5 1.2 4,475 4,501 26 0.6 3.3
Non-metallic mineral products 197 205 8 4.0 2,033 2,172 139 6.8 3.8
Recyclable waste and scrap 467 446 -21 -4.5 4,568 4,637 70 1.5 22.2
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 2,766 2,949 183 6.6 32,379 31,062 -1,317 -4.1 4.1
Basic chemicals and industrial chemical products 1,467 1,531 64 4.3 17,962 16,608 -1,354 -7.5 0.8
Basic chemicals 570 606 37 6.4 7,186 6,509 -677 -9.4 -14.3
Dyes and pigments, petrochemicals 204 230 27 13.1 2,611 2,262 -349 -13.4 10.7
Lubricants and other petroleum refinery products 308 340 32 10.2 4,181 3,888 -293 -7.0 39.3
Fertilizer, pesticide and other chemical products 385 354 -31 -8.1 3,985 3,950 -36 -0.9 -1.2
Plastic and rubber products 1,299 1,418 119 9.2 14,416 14,453 37 0.3 7.9
Plastic resins 639 742 104 16.2 7,460 7,291 -169 -2.3 12.0
Plastic and rubber basic products (except plastic resins) 341 350 10 2.8 3,697 3,743 47 1.3 0.8
Plastic and rubber finished products 319 325 6 1.9 3,260 3,419 159 4.9 7.2
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 3,454 3,593 139 4.0 36,195 37,807 1,612 4.5 4.0
Logs, pulpwood, and other forestry products 67 99 32 47.5 647 761 114 17.6 82.4
Pulp and paper stock 1,063 1,126 63 5.9 12,789 11,969 -820 -6.4 -2.9
Building and packaging materials 2,324 2,369 44 1.9 22,759 25,076 2,317 10.2 5.7
Lumber and other sawmill and millwork products 1,351 1,378 27 2.0 12,160 14,252 2,092 17.2 14.0
Asphalt and asphalt products 74 89 16 21.2 1,111 1,002 -109 -9.8 -2.3
Other building materials and supplies 578 593 15 2.5 6,278 6,441 164 2.6 -4.7
Prefabricated buildings and components 31 21 -10 -32.3 226 262 36 16.0 -24.0
Packaging materials and containers 291 288 -3 -1.0 2,985 3,120 134 4.5 -1.2
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 2,764 2,873 108 3.9 29,943 30,266 323 1.1 4.6
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 2,764 2,873 108 3.9 29,943 30,266 323 1.1 4.6
Agricultural, lawn and garden machinery and equipment 101 115 14 13.3 1,169 1,167 -2 -0.2 5.9
Logging, mining and construction machinery and equipment 158 153 -4 -2.8 1,677 1,659 -18 -1.1 2.1
Metalworking machinery 31 32 1 2.2 287 313 26 8.9 46.8
Exports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars (continued)
  October  2016 November  2016 Change Year to date November 2016 / November 2015
2015 2016 Change
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars percent
Commercial and service industry machinery 297 311 14 4.7 2,918 3,252 334 11.5 18.3
Other industry-specific machinery, not elsewhere classified 337 361 24 7.2 3,888 4,068 180 4.6 2.5
Heating, cooling and air purification equipment 164 156 -8 -4.7 1,705 1,727 22 1.3 5.1
Other general-purpose machinery and equipment, not elsewhere classified 843 889 46 5.5 9,312 9,025 -286 -3.1 7.5
Miscellaneous parts of machinery and equipment 834 856 22 2.6 8,989 9,056 68 0.8 -2.4
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 2,331 2,463 132 5.7 25,352 25,901 549 2.2 6.3
Computers and computer peripheral equipment 196 212 16 8.1 2,192 2,193 0 0.0 5.2
Communications and audio and video equipment 567 592 25 4.4 6,390 6,431 41 0.6 6.7
Other electronic and electrical machinery, equipment and parts 1,568 1,658 91 5.8 16,770 17,277 507 3.0 6.2
Other electronic and electrical machinery and equipment 579 563 -16 -2.8 5,779 6,044 265 4.6 6.8
Electrical components 454 468 15 3.3 4,836 5,060 224 4.6 1.2
Electronic and electrical parts 535 627 92 17.2 6,154 6,173 19 0.3 9.8
Motor vehicles and parts 7,980 7,832 -148 -1.9 78,970 88,368 9,398 11.9 -2.1
Passenger cars and light trucks 5,450 5,224 -226 -4.1 51,949 60,651 8,702 16.8 -3.8
Medium and heavy trucks, buses and other motor vehicles 326 373 47 14.5 3,715 3,816 101 2.7 6.9
Tires, motor vehicle engines and motor vehicle parts 2,205 2,236 30 1.4 23,306 23,901 595 2.6 0.8
Tires 196 209 13 6.6 2,151 2,195 44 2.1 0.7
Motor vehicle engines and motor vehicle parts 2,009 2,026 18 0.9 21,155 21,706 551 2.6 0.8
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 1,863 2,006 143 7.7 22,632 21,150 -1,481 -6.5 11.0
Aircraft, aircraft engines and aircraft parts 1,430 1,815 385 26.9 19,866 18,486 -1,380 -6.9 17.6
Aircraft 465 820 355 76.2 9,998 7,811 -2,187 -21.9 31.2
Aircraft engines and aircraft parts 965 995 31 3.2 9,868 10,675 807 8.2 8.3
Other transportation equipment and parts 433 191 -242 -55.9 2,765 2,664 -101 -3.7 -27.3
Ships, locomotives, railway rolling stock, and rapid transit equipment 71 33 -38 -53.3 1,034 704 -330 -31.9 -60.6
Boats and other personal transportation equipment 346 141 -205 -59.3 1,494 1,746 252 16.9 -9.3
Parts of railway rolling stock and of other transportation equipment 16 17 1 5.6 237 214 -23 -9.8 -26.4
Consumer goods 6,018 6,088 71 1.2 63,619 67,644 4,025 6.3 2.2
Food, beverage and tobacco products 2,750 2,795 45 1.6 27,088 28,525 1,437 5.3 4.2
Meat products 652 641 -11 -1.7 6,407 6,736 330 5.1 2.9
Prepared and packaged seafood products 377 399 22 5.7 3,823 4,184 361 9.4 -4.0
Dairy products 26 30 3 12.9 222 236 15 6.6 33.6
Exports by commodity groupings, balance of payments basis, seasonally adjusted - Current dollars (continued)
  October  2016 November  2016 Change Year to date November 2016 / November 2015
2015 2016 Change
  millions of dollars percent millions of dollars percent
Bottled water, carbonated soft drinks, and other beverages, ice 23 22 -1 -2.6 143 201 57 40.0 66.9
Fresh, frozen and canned fruit and vegetable juices, frozen fruit 39 38 -1 -3.3 463 444 -19 -4.2 -1.6
Coffee and tea 66 66 0 -0.6 630 719 88 14.0 -3.0
Other food products 1,380 1,404 24 1.8 13,282 13,866 584 4.4 7.2
Alcoholic beverages 89 92 3 3.2 997 983 -14 -1.4 16.6
Tobacco products 11 12 1 8.5 125 133 8 6.3 10.6
Animal feed 86 92 6 6.5 996 1,023 28 2.8 -11.0
Clothing, footwear and textile products 425 442 17 3.9 4,843 4,757 -86 -1.8 -1.4
Clothing, footwear and accessories 214 225 11 5.0 2,638 2,458 -180 -6.8 -6.6
Fabric, fibre and yarn, leather and dressed furs 121 123 2 1.8 1,303 1,316 12 1.0 1.4
Carpets, textile furnishings and other textile products 91 94 4 4.1 903 984 81 9.0 9.3
Paper and published products 424 433 9 2.2 4,743 4,843 100 2.1 -8.6
Converted paper and paper products 337 339 2 0.7 3,699 3,778 79 2.1 -5.2
Published products and recorded and unrecorded media 87 94 7 8.0 1,044 1,065 21 2.0 -19.3
Pharmaceutical and medicinal products 762 758 -4 -0.5 9,772 11,298 1,526 15.6 -4.6
Furniture and fixtures 554 574 20 3.7 5,450 6,069 618 11.3 9.4
Cleaning products, appliances, and miscellaneous goods and supplies 1,102 1,086 -17 -1.5 11,722 12,152 429 3.7 5.3
Appliances 29 31 2 5.5 332 322 -10 -3.0 4.1
Cleaning products and toiletries 275 273 -2 -0.8 2,843 2,963 120 4.2 -1.3
Miscellaneous goods and supplies 798 782 -16 -2.0 8,548 8,867 319 3.7 7.9
Special transactions trade 322 334 12 3.7 3,597 3,636 39 1.1 -4.4
Other balance of payments adjustments 883 933 50 5.7 9,576 9,441 -136 -1.4 4.3
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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