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)
  January 2016 December 2016 January 2017 December 2016 to January 2017 January 2016 to January 2017
  seasonally adjusted
  $ millions % change
Principal trading partners
Exports 45,610 46,213 46,450 0.5 1.8
United States 34,723 33,872 34,647 2.3 -0.2
European Union 3,376 3,986 3,378 -15.2 0.1
United Kingdom 1,345 1,376 1,359 -1.2 1.0
Germany 344 558 391 -29.9 13.5
Netherlands 233 167 262 57.1 12.4
France 296 410 275 -32.8 -7.1
Italy 378 295 166 -43.7 -56.0
Belgium 298 286 194 -32.1 -34.9
Spain 92 309 110 -64.6 19.3
China 1,972 2,132 2,430 14.0 23.2
Mexico 681 776 757 -2.4 11.2
Japan 885 1,010 1,076 6.6 21.5
South Korea 362 538 573 6.7 58.2
Hong Kong 280 202 164 -18.9 -41.6
Brazil 234 192 157 -18.2 -32.8
Algeria 144 66 77 17.1 -46.9
Norway 86 117 127 8.3 47.9
India 366 421 412 -2.1 12.6
Switzerland 148 380 82 -78.5 -44.9
Saudi Arabia 86 83 265 219.4 207.5
Turkey 140 128 62 -51.5 -55.4
Taiwan 138 203 118 -42.0 -14.8
Peru 102 48 41 -13.8 -59.7
Australia 132 152 145 -4.1 10.0
Iraq 4 8 5 -34.2 42.9
Indonesia 150 82 134 63.9 -10.6
Singapore 106 140 97 -30.7 -8.4
Russian Federation 81 63 85 35.0 5.7
Imports 46,614 45,766 45,644 -0.3 -2.1
United States 31,398 30,052 30,129 0.3 -4.0
European Union 4,219 4,420 4,684 6.0 11.0
United Kingdom 507 589 697 18.4 37.4
Germany 1,253 1,326 1,248 -5.9 -0.4
Netherlands 373 485 587 21.1 57.7
France 388 368 363 -1.4 -6.4
Italy 477 476 461 -3.0 -3.3
Belgium 192 191 249 30.7 29.7
Spain 182 171 166 -3.3 -9.0
China 3,232 3,181 3,153 -0.9 -2.4
Mexico 1,532 1,707 1,623 -4.9 5.9
Japan 877 1,005 732 -27.2 -16.5
South Korea 527 547 457 -16.4 -13.4
Hong Kong 374 329 342 4.0 -8.4
Brazil 281 254 294 15.9 4.8
Algeria 109 202 192 -5.1 75.5
Norway 144 106 60 -43.3 -58.5
India 255 229 265 15.4 3.9
Switzerland 429 392 436 11.3 1.6
Saudi Arabia 145 128 142 11.6 -1.5
Turkey 82 127 223 76.4 172.0
Taiwan 286 272 256 -5.9 -10.7
Peru 277 159 129 -18.9 -53.3
Australia 170 158 138 -12.7 -19.1
Iraq 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
Indonesia 95 92 99 7.5 4.8
Singapore 91 91 80 -12.1 -12.2
Russian Federation 24 43 25 -41.2 2.9
Balance -1,004 448 807 ... ...
United States 3,325 3,820 4,518 ... ...
European Union -844 -434 -1,306 ... ...
United Kingdom 838 787 662 ... ...
Germany -909 -768 -857 ... ...
Netherlands -139 -318 -325 ... ...
France -92 41 -88 ... ...
Italy -100 -181 -295 ... ...
Belgium 106 95 -55 ... ...
Spain -90 138 -56 ... ...
China -1,260 -1,048 -723 ... ...
Mexico -851 -931 -866 ... ...
Japan 8 4 344 ... ...
South Korea -165 -9 117 ... ...
Hong Kong -93 -127 -178 ... ...
Brazil -47 -62 -137 ... ...
Algeria 35 -137 -115 ... ...
Norway -58 12 67 ... ...
India 112 192 148 ... ...
Switzerland -281 -11 -354 ... ...
Saudi Arabia -58 -44 123 ... ...
Turkey 58 2 -161 ... ...
Taiwan -148 -69 -138 ... ...
Peru -174 -111 -88 ... ...
Australia -38 -6 8 ... ...
Iraq 3 8 5 ... ...
Indonesia 56 -10 35 ... ...
Singapore 15 49 17 ... ...
Russian Federation 56 20 60 ... ...
Principal commodity grouping
Exports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 2,720 2,733 3,083 12.8 13.3
Energy products 5,764 8,444 8,341 -1.2 44.7
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 1,496 1,467 1,554 5.9 3.9
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 4,803 5,116 4,882 -4.6 1.6
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 3,022 2,926 2,957 1.1 -2.1
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 3,628 3,518 3,599 2.3 -0.8
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 2,990 2,702 2,671 -1.1 -10.7
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 2,536 2,376 2,284 -3.9 -10.0
Motor vehicles and parts 8,618 7,285 7,844 7.7 -9.0
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 1,558 2,122 1,929 -9.1 23.8
Consumer goods 7,187 6,285 6,042 -3.9 -15.9
Special transactions trade3 348 325 325 0.1 -6.6
Other balance of payments adjustments 941 913 940 3.0 -0.1
Imports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 1,528 1,366 1,308 -4.3 -14.4
Energy products 2,077 2,209 2,476 12.1 19.2
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 896 930 839 -9.8 -6.4
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 3,925 3,974 3,754 -5.5 -4.4
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 3,824 3,747 3,825 2.1 0.0
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 2,135 1,996 1,944 -2.6 -8.9
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 4,472 4,335 4,146 -4.3 -7.3
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 5,345 5,301 5,379 1.5 0.6
Motor vehicles and parts 9,057 8,614 8,921 3.6 -1.5
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 1,579 1,691 1,598 -5.5 1.2
Consumer goods 10,269 10,044 10,036 -0.1 -2.3
Special transactions trade3 620 690 543 -21.3 -12.3
Other balance of payments adjustments 888 870 874 0.5 -1.5

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