Canada Exports  1971-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Exports from Canada were down 0.3 percent to CAD 43.6 billion in September 2017, the fourth consecutive monthly decline since the record high in May. Lower exports of motor vehicles and parts were largely offset by higher exports of energy products. Shipments of motor vehicles and parts fell 10.6 percent to CAD 6.5 billion. Prices decreased 0.6 percent, while volumes rose 0.3 percent. Exports excluding energy products fell 1.8 percent. However, exports excluding motor vehicles and parts were up 1.8 percent. Year-on-year, total exports rose 0.3 percent. Exports to the United States fell 1.2 percent to CAD 32.3 billion in September, due to lower exports of passenger cars and light trucks. Exports to countries other than the United States rose 2.4 percent to CAD 11.3 billion, as higher exports to China (unwrought gold) and Brazil (pharmaceutical products) were partially offset by lower exports to Japan (iron, coal and copper). Exports in Canada averaged 21307.09 CAD Million from 1971 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 48786.90 CAD Million in May of 2017 and a record low of 1366 CAD Million in February of 1971.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-09-06 12:30 PM Exports C$ 44.14B C$ 46.43B C$ 46B
2017-10-05 12:30 PM Exports C$43.63B C$44.05B
2017-11-03 12:30 PM Exports C$43.56B C$43.69B C$44.3B
2017-12-05 01:30 PM Exports C$43.56B


Canada Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -3179.70 -3181.40 8524.80 -4256.70 CAD Million [+]
Exports 43560.00 43690.00 48786.90 1366.00 CAD Million [+]
Imports 46740.00 46870.00 50104.20 1112.00 CAD Million [+]
Current Account -16319.00 -12921.00 12230.00 -20197.00 CAD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.30 -3.40 2.70 -4.20 percent [+]
External Debt 615.99 612.33 615.99 14.82 CAD Billion [+]
Terms of Trade 92.20 90.40 110.30 81.20 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 223.00 11576.00 50326.00 -8640.00 CAD Million [+]
Capital Flows 0.00 -51.00 4632.00 -672.00 CAD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 0.00 0.00 46.19 0.00 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 3851.00 3942.00 4107.00 955.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 2.96 2.52 3.00 0.65 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 3156507.00 4183681.00 7006165.00 1138895.00 [+]
Weapons Sales 127.00 357.00 469.00 38.00 USD Million [+]

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Canada Exports

Exports amount to more than 30 percent of Canadian GDP. In 2016, Canada main exports were: Motor vehicles and parts (18 percent); consumer goods (14 percent); energy products (14 percent); metal and non-metallic mineral products (11 percent); and forestry products; building and packaging materials (8 percent); basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products (6 percent); industrial machinery, equipment and parts (6 percent); and farm, fishing and intermediate food products (6 percent). The United States is by far the largest destination for Canadian products (75 percent of total exports); followed by the European Union (8 percent), of which the United Kingdom (3 percent); China (4 percent); Japan and Mexico (2 percent each). This page provides the latest reported value for - Canada Exports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Canada Exports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
43560.00 43690.00 48786.90 1366.00 1971 - 2017 CAD Million Monthly