Merchandise trade of Canada on a balance-of-payments basis (monthly)

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Merchandise trade of Canada on a balance-of-payments basis (monthly)
  May 2016 April 2017 May 2017 April 2017 to May 2017 May 2016 to May 2017
  seasonally adjusted
  $ millions % change
Principal trading partners
Exports 41,341 48,052 48,686 1.3 17.8
United States 32,199 36,350 36,256 -0.3 12.6
European Union 2,638 3,347 4,051 21.0 53.5
United Kingdom 867 1,438 2,131 48.2 145.8
Germany 331 401 409 2.1 23.5
Netherlands 263 258 283 9.6 7.5
France 281 343 367 6.8 30.5
Italy 178 187 148 -20.9 -16.9
Belgium 214 292 272 -6.9 27.4
Spain 96 78 104 33.8 7.7
China 1,673 2,091 2,001 -4.3 19.6
Mexico 719 771 695 -9.8 -3.3
Japan 831 1,003 1,304 30.0 56.9
South Korea 348 565 457 -19.2 31.3
Hong Kong 192 165 272 64.6 41.8
Brazil 146 126 179 42.7 22.7
Algeria 15 80 65 -18.0 332.5
Norway 145 193 103 -46.9 -29.3
India 281 588 503 -14.4 79.1
Switzerland 50 175 221 25.9 344.1
Saudi Arabia 116 183 104 -43.0 -10.2
Turkey 44 64 106 65.6 141.5
Taiwan 132 151 168 11.0 26.9
Peru 58 53 86 61.2 48.4
Australia 151 146 197 34.8 30.5
Iraq 6 7 8 12.2 38.3
Indonesia 105 163 109 -32.8 4.1
Singapore 95 208 147 -29.3 54.9
Russian Federation 48 39 73 88.6 52.3
Imports 45,183 48,604 49,772 2.4 10.2
United States 29,885 31,595 32,722 3.6 9.5
European Union 4,332 4,629 4,617 -0.3 6.6
United Kingdom 722 717 643 -10.3 -10.9
Germany 1,052 1,311 1,100 -16.1 4.6
Netherlands 445 445 425 -4.5 -4.3
France 381 357 377 5.6 -1.2
Italy 488 518 521 0.6 6.7
Belgium 234 327 408 24.7 74.5
Spain 170 213 229 7.5 34.4
China 3,066 3,610 3,691 2.2 20.4
Mexico 1,593 1,748 1,788 2.3 12.2
Japan 938 1,217 1,279 5.1 36.4
South Korea 512 561 509 -9.2 -0.5
Hong Kong 311 355 359 1.0 15.5
Brazil 267 334 258 -22.9 -3.3
Algeria 115 46 77 65.5 -33.1
Norway 234 261 158 -39.4 -32.3
India 216 249 261 4.7 20.7
Switzerland 527 561 444 -20.9 -15.6
Saudi Arabia 193 136 265 95.6 37.4
Turkey 68 108 284 161.7 320.3
Taiwan 240 268 294 10.0 22.6
Peru 84 179 133 -25.3 59.8
Australia 169 145 134 -7.2 -20.7
Iraq 0 0 0 ... ...
Indonesia 86 99 89 -9.5 4.1
Singapore 51 100 58 -41.9 13.9
Russian Federation 49 52 64 22.1 31.7
Balance -3,841 -552 -1,086 ... ...
United States 2,314 4,755 3,534 ... ...
European Union -1,694 -1,282 -566 ... ...
United Kingdom 146 721 1,489 ... ...
Germany -720 -911 -691 ... ...
Netherlands -181 -187 -142 ... ...
France -101 -14 -10 ... ...
Italy -310 -331 -373 ... ...
Belgium -20 -35 -136 ... ...
Spain -74 -135 -125 ... ...
China -1,393 -1,520 -1,690 ... ...
Mexico -874 -977 -1,093 ... ...
Japan -107 -215 24 ... ...
South Korea -163 4 -52 ... ...
Hong Kong -119 -190 -86 ... ...
Brazil -121 -209 -79 ... ...
Algeria -100 33 -12 ... ...
Norway -88 -68 -56 ... ...
India 65 339 242 ... ...
Switzerland -477 -386 -224 ... ...
Saudi Arabia -77 47 -161 ... ...
Turkey -24 -44 -178 ... ...
Taiwan -108 -117 -127 ... ...
Peru -26 -125 -48 ... ...
Australia -18 2 63 ... ...
Iraq 6 7 8 ... ...
Indonesia 19 64 20 ... ...
Singapore 44 108 89 ... ...
Russian Federation -1 -14 9 ... ...
Principal commodity grouping
Exports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 2,513 2,664 2,865 7.6 14.0
Energy products 5,277 8,818 8,024 -9.0 52.1
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 1,215 1,585 1,466 -7.5 20.6
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 4,602 5,574 6,195 11.1 34.6
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 2,672 3,021 3,055 1.1 14.3
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 3,348 3,760 3,618 -3.8 8.1
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 2,646 2,827 3,080 9.0 16.4
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 2,282 2,411 2,492 3.3 9.2
Motor vehicles and parts 7,823 8,167 8,458 3.6 8.1
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 1,954 1,823 1,923 5.5 -1.6
Consumer goods 5,872 6,121 6,215 1.5 5.8
Special transactions trade3 327 327 341 4.3 4.3
Other balance of payments adjustments 811 954 954 0.0 17.6
Imports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 1,416 1,484 1,464 -1.3 3.4
Energy products 2,511 2,622 2,791 6.5 11.2
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 735 979 898 -8.3 22.2
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 3,583 4,062 4,092 0.7 14.2
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 3,688 4,123 4,226 2.5 14.6
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 1,960 2,071 2,139 3.3 9.2
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 4,091 4,448 4,499 1.1 10.0
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 5,197 5,723 5,572 -2.6 7.2
Motor vehicles and parts 8,776 9,419 9,771 3.7 11.3
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 1,935 1,393 2,033 45.9 5.1
Consumer goods 9,808 10,687 10,491 -1.8 7.0
Special transactions trade3 626 679 869 28.0 38.7
Other balance of payments adjustments 858 915 927 1.4 8.1

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