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Table 228-0001 - Merchandise imports and exports, by major groups and principal trading areas for all countries, monthly (Dollars) *Archived*

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This table contains 592 series, with data for years 1971 - 2012 (not all combinations necessarily have data for all years), and is no longer being released.

This table contains data described by the following dimensions (Not all combinations are available):
  • Geography (1 item: Canada)
  • Basis (2 items: Customs; Balance of payments)
  • Seasonal adjustment (2 items: Unadjusted; Seasonally adjusted)
  • Import and export major commodity groups and principal trading areas (149 items: Imports, total of all merchandise; Imports, Section 1 Live animals; Imports, Section 2 Food, feed, beverages and tobacco; Imports, Major group 2.1 Meat and meat preparations; ...)