Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database

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Merchandise imports and exports between "Canada" and "World", by Harmonized System section, customs basis, May 2020
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 Sort descending on: Exports  Domestic exports  Sort descending on: Re-exports  Re-exports  Sort descending on: Imports  Imports
Total merchandise trade 30,770,042,352 3,227,690,013 34,223,919,066
I - Live animals and animal products. 1,710,883,686 12,452,482 549,950,051
II - Vegetable products 3,003,207,042 49,898,438 1,559,554,427
III - Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes. 437,405,592 6,435,611 108,792,173
IV - Prepared foodstuffs; beverages, spirits and vinegar; tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes. 1,648,123,181 31,961,163 2,112,295,468
V - Mineral products 5,860,615,663 7,253,015 1,465,850,159
VI - Products of the chemical or allied industries. 2,868,907,757 198,996,915 4,615,957,205
VII - Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof. 1,367,286,036 59,973,335 2,017,632,377
VIII - Raw hides and skins, leather, furskins and articles thereof; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silk-worm gut). 26,056,973 7,734,341 109,511,423
IX - Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal; cork and articles of cork; manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork. 1,238,059,323 13,107,153 281,702,703
X - Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; recovered (waste and scrap) paper or paperboard. 1,289,909,667 11,684,538 756,202,410
XI - Textiles and Textile Articles 159,335,349 54,462,261 1,377,565,202
XII - Footwear, headgear, umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof; prepared feathers and articles made therewith; artificial flowers; articles of human hair. 5,692,211 6,177,780 183,837,877
XIII - Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials; ceramic products; glass and glassware. 154,146,022 18,974,156 443,804,367
XIV - Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewellery; coin. 1,799,117,936 133,671,485 1,992,383,082
XV - Base metals and articles of base metal 2,430,827,209 107,808,921 2,306,753,641
XVI - Machinery and mechanical appliances; electrical equipment; parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles. 3,061,606,687 653,967,969 8,589,039,918
XVII - Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment. 1,991,133,140 379,577,437 2,663,191,491
XVIII - Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; clocks and watches; musical instruments; parts and accessories thereof. 565,853,869 85,461,357 986,630,389
XIX - Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof. 22,634,565 1,575,807 40,026,898
XX - Miscellaneous manufactured articles 564,069,671 58,530,185 1,132,892,073
XXI - Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques. 565,170,773 1,327,985,664 930,345,732

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NOTE:  Arms Export Statistics
There are two different sets of statistics on arms exports published by the Government of Canada. The two sets of statistics are collected from different databases, are used for different purposes, and are not compatible.
The Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD) compiles and releases an annual “Report on the Export of Military Goods from Canada,” which provides statistics on the export of goods and technology identified on the “Munitions List” section of Canada’s Export Control List (ECL). Items on the “Munitions List” are used mostly by military and police forces for reasons of defence and security.
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and Statistics Canada collect information on ALL items exported from Canada, and classify these items using categories negotiated by the World Customs Organization (WCO). The WCO chapter on “Arms and Ammunition” includes some items that appear on the “Munitions List.” However, it also includes items not on the “Munitions List” (for example, paintballs, ammunition used to frighten birds at airports, flare guns, and certain equipment for oil and gas exploration). CBSA and Statistics Canada information is made available on Industry Canada’s website as “Trade Data Online” and on Statistics Canada’s website as the “Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database.”
For further details, please refer to Notes on Trade of Arms and Ammunition

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