This page displays a table with Canada Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Canada Imports By Category Value Year
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $61.13B 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $56.20B 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $39.53B 2020
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $20.07B 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $17.24B 2020
Plastics $15.96B 2020
Pharmaceutical products $14.27B 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $11.45B 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $9.32B 2020
Articles of iron or steel $8.81B 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $8.29B 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $6.20B 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $5.92B 2020
Organic chemicals $5.91B 2020
Rubbers $5.69B 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $5.40B 2020
Iron and steel $5.28B 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $5.05B 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $4.96B 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $4.39B 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $4.34B 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $4.29B 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $4.10B 2020
Aluminum $3.74B 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $3.52B 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $3.47B 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $3.37B 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $3.33B 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $3.12B 2020
Ores slag and ash $2.80B 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $2.76B 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $2.71B 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $2.38B 2020
Glass and glassware $2.35B 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $2.34B 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $2.27B 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $2.16B 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $2.01B 2020
Copper $1.99B 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $1.97B 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $1.96B 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $1.87B 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $1.82B 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $1.62B 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $1.58B 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $1.54B 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $1.51B 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $1.48B 2020
Fertilizers $1.46B 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $1.44B 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $1.36B 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.22B 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $1.08B 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $1.06B 2020
Cereals $999.72M 2020
Ceramic products $977.70M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $959.48M 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $942.26M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $891.07M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $735.17M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $701.34M 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $656.74M 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $450.67M 2020
Live animals $422.82M 2020
Manmade filaments $420.39M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $408.66M 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $407.19M 2020
Clocks and watches $387.86M 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $386.10M 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $352.33M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $327.25M 2020
Headgear and $307.70M 2020
Nickel $306.22M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $263.87M 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $207.43M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $199.65M 2020
Lac, gums, resins $179.47M 2020
Products of animal origin $179.15M 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $172.53M 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $167.85M 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $159.77M 2020
Cotton $105.57M 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $101.49M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $94.69M 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $79.93M 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $77.29M 2020
Zinc $72.35M 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $51.37M 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $49.63M 2020
Tin $45.83M 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $42.13M 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $33.36M 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $24.10M 2020
Cork and articles of cork $22.28M 2020
Lead $19.17M 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $15.60M 2020
Silk $3.17M 2020




Canada Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 3130.00 2260.00 8524.80 -5575.10 CAD Million [+]
Current Account 1369.00 1368.00 12492.00 -20035.00 CAD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -1.90 -2.10 2.70 -4.20 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 55440.00 54160.00 55440.00 1112.00 CAD Million [+]
Exports 58570.00 56420.00 58570.00 1366.00 CAD Million [+]
External Debt 3251324.00 3074252.00 3251324.00 354800.00 CAD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 100.60 99.80 112.30 76.30 points [+]
Capital Flows -3318.00 -19.00 12857.00 -20501.00 CAD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 18182.00 13881.00 50326.00 -8640.00 CAD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 0.00 0.00 46.20 0.00 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 4417.00 4429.00 4670.00 955.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Oil Exports 10468.20 9753.50 10468.20 295.30 CAD Million [+]
Weapons Sales 200.00 211.00 544.00 38.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]
Terrorism Index 3.17 3.59 3.59 0.65 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 560300.00 649352.00 7006165.00 67654.00 [+]



Canada Imports by Category Last Previous
(bop) - Total of All Merchandise 55438.90 54090.50 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Consumer Goods 12279.20 11610.60 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Motor Vehicles and Parts 8429.80 8453.60 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Passenger Cars and Light Trucks 4364.40 4321.20 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Intermediate Metal Products 3274.60 2894.10 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Energy Products 3150.80 2912.10 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Building and Packaging Materia 2246.90 2256.20 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Miscellaneous Goods and Suppli 1829.80 1930.80 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Plastic and Rubber Products 1826.60 1830.20 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Farm and Fishing Products 1789.20 1736.40 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Crude Oil and Crude Bitumen 1426.80 1167.30 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Electronic and Electrical Parts 1403.50 1404.60 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Metal Ores and Concentrates 1342.10 1446.90 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Special Transactions Trade 1180.80 1225.30 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Refined Petroleum Energy Produ 1081.30 1045.60 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Basic Chemicals 1007.80 911.90 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Electrical Components 970.70 1006.60 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Plastic Resins 965.60 933.10 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Fruits, Nuts and Vegetables 882.70 912.90 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Furniture and Fixtures 744.70 832.90 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Fabricated Metal Products 732.20 743.40 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Cleaning Products and Toiletri 639.60 620.60 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Paper and Published Products 572.60 577.50 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Non-metallic Mineral Products 513.80 512.20 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Appliances 476.60 527.10 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Aircraft 472.30 249.80 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Meat Products 430.50 449.80 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Alcoholic Beverages 393.90 403.90 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Tires 350.60 365.00 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Natural Gas 335.60 352.40 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Pulp and Paper Stock 302.90 291.00 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Animal Feed 204.90 203.10 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Dyes and Pigments, Petrochemic 133.90 139.80 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Nickel Ores and Concentrates 121.40 110.10 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Dairy Products 120.40 123.50 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Metalworking Machinery 116.90 97.40 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Coffee and Tea 107.80 115.90 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Iron Ores and Concentrates 86.10 96.10 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Non-metallic Minerals 77.20 84.80 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Tobacco Products 76.30 80.20 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Electricity 69.70 65.50 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Copper Ores and Concentrates 69.40 112.30 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Live Animals 52.20 61.40 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Asphalt and Asphalt Products 48.20 42.90 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Wheat 6.00 9.20 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Canola 3.80 2.60 CAD Million Nov/21
(bop) - Potash 0.80 0.40 CAD Million Nov/21